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Jack Lyon is a book editor who got tired of working the hard way and started creating programs to automate editing tasks in Microsoft Word. He’s been working in publishing since 1978 and editing on the computer since 1985. In 1996 he founded the Editorium (, which provides Microsoft Word add-ins for publishing professionals. Formerly managing editor at Deseret Book Company, he now owns and operates Waking Lion Press ( He has published numerous articles and several books, including: