About John Maling

John Maling specializes in editing non-fiction books, including history, biography, autobiography, spirituality, personal finance, business and sales, how-to, self-help, inspirational and personal narratives. Drawing on his educational and scientific background, John is skilled in editing a variety of genres as well as creating the Index when a book has completed layout.

John’s professional background includes teaching, research and publishing in physics and engineering.




John has always loved the mountains, since he first began climbing as a student at Stanford University. As a result, he wrote Have You Ever Held a Mountain?, a photo-illustrated poetry gift book, in collaboration with Grant Collier, award-winning and published Colorado photographer.

Click the book cover to read an excerpt of John’s poem, Have You Ever Held a Mountain?


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