As an editor, my focus is on identifying and developing the author's vision for their project. Whether you are working on a short- or full-length book or describing your work for a grant or application, I quickly identify the heart of your message and provide detailed, empowering guidance toward highlighting the core essence of your work to connect with your readers.

Click the links below for more detail about each service:

Manuscript Consultations

  • chapbooks

  • full-length books in all genres

  • individual or short series of poems, essays, short stories, etc

Artist Statements & Applications

  • grant/fellowship cover letters

  • artist statements

  • artist biographies for websites / exhibitions

  • project proposals

  • residency applications

Creative Coaching

mentoring packages including but not limited to:

  • prompts, readings, and activities to combat artistic blocks

  • weekly phone, skype, or in-person sessions

  • exquisite listening and soundboarding for support with goals, projects, and challenges

  • formulating focused goals for creative practice and professional development

If you'd like to work with me but aren't sure which category your project fits into, contact me at the link below:

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