Welcome To KarinBeery.com!

Freelance writer/editor/coach, part-time accounting assistant, part-time homemaker. I started writing to write a novel. I continue writing because I love this job. I’ve written for many local and national periodicals, have edited 200-word press releases and 65,000-word novels. Whether I’m writing my own stories or helping others develop theirs, I put all of my talent and passion into each job.

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Writing
Interviews, feature stories, informational articles, press releases, and more. My passion is fiction, though I’ve had over one hundred articles published in local and national periodicals. I am currently working on my third novel (still unpublished)... [Read More]
Editing
Improving a manuscript by identifying and solving problems of overall clarity or accuracy, writing or rewriting segments to improve readability, and revising as needed to improve the overall presentation... [Read More]
Coaching
More than simply editing — whether you have an idea that needs development or skills that need honing, as your coach I will work with you to strengthen your writing and help prepare it for publication.[Read More]
Blogging
...Coming Soon... [Read More]

From The Blog

Book Review: Riley Mae and the Ready Eddy Rapids by Jill Osborne

If you’re gonna run for your life, you gotta wear the right shoes. Life is rapidly changing for pre-teen shoe spokesperson Riley Mae. After the last photo shoot and trek up the Half-Dome in Yosemite, Riley Mae and her Swiftriver friends find themselves in Northwest Montana, the perfect backdrop for a river sandal campaign. The [...]

A Smile, Some Inspiration, and Other Tid Bits

It’s still March as I’m writing this post (if you don’t pre-write and schedule your blog posts, you should). As I’m writing, I’m in the middle of a large writing project, not to mention the personal business that’s kept me busy. One of the things I’m working on is productivity. Specifically, I need to start [...]

Creating an Exciting Story: Blow Something Up! by Tamera Lynn Kraft

Many writers are too nice to their characters. Their characters have goals they want to reach, and after a few obstacles, they will let their characters have what they want. This creates a boring story. To ratchet up the excitement, a writer needs to blow up the character’s world. Don’t let the character have what [...]