Writing is tough. Whether you're starting out or have a few novels under your belt, sometimes all you need in order to get out of a rut, start a new project, or be able to see where to go next
is someone to talk things through with.
As a book coach, I offer one-on-one sessions by phone, in person, or via Skype. I can advise on self-publishing vs traditional publishing. I can talk through your story ideas, or answer more specific questions about how you take your book from idea to manuscript.
I also offer manuscript assessments, copy-editing and development editing.
If you're not sure what you need, I'm always happy to chat.
I have always been a fan of listening to stories, as well as reading them; when my sister and I were growing up, our Mum read to us every single night - for hours! And then, after she’d finished, we listened to audiobooks (‘books on tape’, as they were called back then) until we fell asleep. So, perhaps this is why I believe that authors should try reading their own work out loud. If it’s not something you’ve ever done before, it will probably feel very strange. But, I promis