Meet Ink Blotter

Offering professional editing, writing coaching, and communications consulting for authors and businesses

Elena K. Abbott, Ph.D.


  • Professional editor

  • Presentation & writing coach

  • Communications consultant

  • Author & Historian

Elena believes in great stories and effective writing, and she is committed to filling the world with both. She partners with fiction and non-fiction authors bringing their books to life, thought leaders developing inspiring content, and international non-profits producing reports that will change the world.

Elena earned her Ph.D. in History from Georgetown University in Washington, DC., and is a proud member of the Northwest Independent Editors Guild.

Learn more about Elena's writing and historical scholarship by visiting her at

Broad Expertise


Dedicated to good writing and clear communication, Elena specializes in helping clients put their best foot forward with every word they write.


Here are just a few ways that Ink Blotter can help:

A Personalized Approach


Elena works with you to ensure that your project goals are met and that you are proud and excited about your final product. 

Most importantly? She is all about helping you find joy and confidence in the process.


Everyone has different needs and preferences when it comes to working with an editor and coach. With Elena, you'll find a comfortable and productive partnership based on your individual goals, working style, and timeframe. 

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Editor ~ Writing Coach ~ Public Speaking & Presentation Coach ~ Communications Consultant

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