Ridgefield, Connecticut

Adele Annesi &

Word for Words, LLC

Est. 2010

Editing and writing services

Adele Annesi

Adele Annesi is an award-winning writer, editor and teacher with a love for the written word, lifelong learning and most things Italian. For more, see her Bio.


Winner of the Editor's Choice Award from Poetic Voices in America, Adele brings a lyrical quality to her stories.

Her work has also been anthologized in Banking the Bacon: Essays on the Success of Women from Chatter House Press.


An award-winning editor, Adele specializes in developing fiction and nonfiction projects through her boutique writing and editing services agency, Word for Words, LLC.

Her long-running editor's blog for writers is Word for Words.


Adele has served as a professor of writing and English at Naugatuck Valley Community College and as an ESL teacher and tutor at the LVA School American English Institute.

Adele currently leads seminars and workshops at the Westport Writers' Workshop and the Ridgefield Library. For more, see the Workshops page.

For the annual writer's conference, one of the best small venues for writers, visit Ridgefield Writer's Conference.