Whether you have an idea that needs development or skills that need honing, I will work with you to strengthen your writing and help prepare it for publication. No need to have a complete manuscript. I can help with that too. As your coach, you can expect:
- Manuscript development, from initial concept to completion
- Strengthening your weaknesses
- Learning to self-edit
- Market research
Karin Beery is an excellent coach. She is positive in her comments and keeps me going, constantly giving advice on how to improve my writing. She always has an answer to any questions I might have. I would highly recommend her to anyone who is searching for a writing mentor.
– Rose Vanderley, published author
First chapter assessment of writing skills and challenges – $35
First chapter critique, including use of grammar and punctuation, spelling, formatting, dialogue, character introductions, and application of other fiction techniques -$75
Fiction-writing coaching includes first chapter critique plus critiques of subsequent chapters, correspondence to discuss the chapters, and help as needed to learn and understand fiction writing techniques – $25-40 per chapter*
*Cost per-chapter should decrease as the writer learns and applies lessons from critiques and correspondences.