My clients are published authors by traditional publishers and award winning self-published. They have been shortlisted for international literary contests and published in fine literary journals.  They are ESL students and college students, business owners, business professionals and consultants, novelists, memoirists, poets, artists, musicians, and educators.

Work can be sent by e-mail or a hardcopy through postal mail.
Note that a standard page is 250 words.

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Consults/Coaching: $100 an hour -- Brainstorm, feedback, spontaneous writing and editing. Read your work on the spot. Discuss longterm strategies on a project or your writing life in general.  Discounted PACKAGES available for two hours, three hours & the four hour includes one free workshop. The four-hour package comes with a two month option.

General Chapter Critique/Short Story Critique (up to 5000 words)--An overview of strengths & weaknesses with general suggestions. $199. One dollar for every additional page.

Critiques on full manuscripts NEW PRICE $850 up to 80,000 words. $1 each additional page.  This will focus on flow, story structure, logic, and character development among other variables.

Poetry Critiques available on an hourly basis.

Hidden Wisdom Writing Workshops - Finding the Words in the Writer and the Writer in the Words.

 Monthly Feedback Workshop -- 3 hours. Next one:

  •  October 27th FROM 2 to 5 in West L.A.

JUST WRITING -- Several writing exercises, 3 hour workshop. Write & share for fun and encouragement. Jump-start new work. Not a feedback workshop. Designed to spur creative ideas and techniques. 

  Quarterly Two Day Workshop from 1 to 6 -- Weekend Workshop 5 hours bring in 20 pages for feedback. Go home revise and bring back those 20 pages or a different 20 pages of your long work for a total of 40 pages. Limited to six. Feedback, notes, and handouts. Early payment $150. Month of: $165. Day of workshop $175. Possible to come in for one day.