Book Coaching

Be brave. Write a book. Let me help you every step of the way.


$100.00 per hour plus tax for one-to-one sessions via Zoom, email, telephone, Google docs, and/or letter customized to your writing needs. Schedule one or twenty sessions. The hourly rate is the same.
Click this link to schedule INDIVIDUAL COACHING SESSIONS $100.00 PER HOUR


$3,000.00 plus tax. The “Slow & Steady” three-month package is perfect for any stage writer and book. Here’s what’s included:

_Initial 30-minute consultation via Zoom/telephone to determine if we are a good fit is FREE.

_Initial 500-word assessment letter of your manuscript if you already have something written

_Two one-hour bi-weekly meetings via Zoom per month

_Customized writing craft lesson on some element of writing a book applicable to your stage as a writer

_Review of my edits on your 20-page submission

_Review of your Progress Journal

_Assignment(s) to be completed before the next virtual meeting

_Additional resources


_120 professionally edited pages with my ideas in Track Changes

_Your questions answered via email and in private virtual meetings

_Six virtual meetings (via Zoom)

_Brainstorming along the way

_30 progress journal entries

_Six customized writing craft lessons

_Email correspondence

_A book coach contributes to a variety of elements including the writing process, outlining, avoiding writer’s block, time management, goal setting, organization, brainstorming, polishing/perfecting, accountability/meeting deadlines, first draft analysis, and initial discussion about publishing depending on where the writer is at the beginning of the coaching program. The final product of book coaching depends on where the writer is at the beginning of the relationship.
_This package must be completed over three consecutive months.

_Option to continue after the initial package on a month-to-month basis.
Click this link to schedule “SLOW & STEADY” THREE-MONTH BOOK COACHING PACKAGE $3,000.00

General Notes

Important General information
There are no refunds. This is a service product that sometimes results in products such as a letter or comments in Track Changes. I cannot get my time back after spending it. I guarantee that I will do the work. I do not guarantee that you will like it.
My areas of specialty: journal therapy, art journaling, short story, novella, novel-length fiction in a variety of genres, non-fiction books and articles, academic papers in the arts and health/fitness/wellness, creative non-fiction, personal essay, memoir, legacy letters, blogs, white papers, limited children’s and middle-grade fiction, and newsletter copy. I’m most comfortable editing in MLA and Chicago Manual of Style formats but can also work with APA.
A signed agreement and payment in full are required before any work is started.
I reserve the right to refuse projects because of schedule constraints or unsuitability.
Payment via PayPal and Square (all credit cards accepted at these sites.)
I can only work with English submissions at this time.
I offer a 5% discount on all services to veterans.