Karin Beery is an excellent coach. She is positive in her comments and keeps me going, constantly giving advice on how to improve my writing. She always has an answer to any questions I might have. I would highly recommend her to anyone who is searching for a writing mentor. – Rose Vanderley, published author
Whether you have an idea that needs development or skills that need honing, I will work with you to strengthen your writing and help prepare it for publication. No need to have a complete manuscript. I can help with that too. As your coach, you can expect:
- Manuscript development, from initial concept to completion
- Strengthening your weaknesses
- Learning to self-edit
- Market research
First chapter assessment of writing skills and challenges – $35
First chapter critique, including use of grammar and punctuation, spelling, formatting, dialogue, character introductions, and application of other fiction techniques -$75
Fiction-writing coaching includes first chapter critique plus critiques of subsequent chapters, correspondence to discuss the chapters, and help as needed to learn and understand fiction writing techniques – $50 per chapter*
*Cost per-chapter may vary depending on length, quality, and needs.
Karin Beery’s keen attention to detail helped me immeasurably to improve my craft. During our association as critique partners, I could always depend on her suggestions to point out the rules of good fiction writing. – Elaine Manders, author of the Annex Mail-Order Brides series
Karin Beery has worked on two of my writing projects. I have found her work professional, timely, and very through.Her suggestions are helpful and constructive. – John Van Buren, novelist
**Certified substantive fiction editor with the Christian Editor Connection.