Build Your Story
How Do You Add Impact to Your Writing?
Explore possibilities to deepen story to enrich the process of creating and your reader’s enjoyment in the reading.
We'll explore connections to timeless and universal themes, plots, characters and settings that stir emotional motifs to resonate with readers, regardless of genre.
Results: a satisfying story that lingers, fiction and nonfiction.
I have over twenty years experience writing, mentoring and teaching, both in fiction and nonfiction, including college composition. Many of my forty plus client projects have received awards. I have completed a BA in History and Sociology, and an MFA in Writing, with a special focus on fantasy and poetry. I am a member of American Christian Fiction Writers, the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators, the Christian Editor Network, and the Christian Manuscript Critique Service.
For Fiction: freelance edit services include as a reader, a substantive editor, and as a manuscript analyst. My current edits have included historical fiction, an historical Christmas novella, YA contemporary, middle-readers; both historical and contemporary, suspense-mystery, woman’s romance and memoir.
For Non-Fiction/Ghostwriting/Collaboration: provides in-depth developmental edit to focus concept, organize material and complete manuscript. Specialties include memoir, articles, curriculum, devotions, and Bible Study.
I love teaching writing workshops and have worked with beginners to advanced, both in person and online. Watch for workshop presentations in the blogs.