Write with Erin

Do you have an idea that you're dying to get on the page?  Are you stuck in the middle of a manuscript and don't know what to do next?  Are you ready to connect with agents and want a stellar query letter?

 

I can help.

 

With over twenty years of teaching writing at the college level, plus years of leading workshops at the Highlights Foundation, the Writers' Loft, NESCBWI conferences, and numerous workshops via community centers, libraries, and schools, I have the ability to coach you over your writing hurdles.  I'll give you  the tools you need to get the story you want to tell on the page. Check out my packages below, and contact me to set up an exploratory session to see if I'm the right fit for you.

Monthly Consulting & Accountability

You submit 10-15 pages of work each month/every other month, depending on your needs.

I make in-text edits and include an editorial note highlighting big picture issues and questions about the manuscript.

We have a 45 minute monthly Zoom to discuss the submission and any other publishing-related questions/concerns (Ask me anything!).

Rate: $200, ongoing as long as client deems necessary

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Whole Novel Package

You submit an entire novel for critique and feedback.

I read it and do in-text edits plus an editorial letter highlighting issues of character arc, plot, story development and other story elements.

Optional add-on of a Zoom meeting to discuss the book and my feedback.

Rate: Novel word count under 35,000 words - $450

         Word count 35,000-45,000 - $600

         Word count 50,000-65,000 - $800

         Word count  70,000 - $1000

        * Zoom meeting add-on: $100/hour, 30 min minimum

3

Goal Setting and Publishing Consults

One hour Zoom conversation in an "Ask Me Anything" format about writing, publishing, the industry, etc. Or maybe you need help setting goals and getting motivated? We can work on that together!

Note: Does not include critique.

Rate: $100

4

Picture Book Critique

We do two rounds of revision. For round I, I give you big-picture editorial comments and line edits. You take the manuscript back and revise. In Round II, we get in close and assess page turns, word choice, and all the little details that go into making a strong picture book.

Rate: $200

Add a Zoom conversation: $100/hour, 30 min minimum

5

Query Letter Critique

Let's dive into that query letter! I'll read it and make in-text notes and comments. Together, we'll strategize the best way to get an agent's attention. 

Rate: $200

Add a Zoom conversation: $100 hour/30 min minimum

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Let's Work Together

Before you commit to anything, let's have an exploratory conversation. We'll Zoom for 20 minutes to discuss your needs and work. Email me and let's get started!