Consulting

Take Your Work to the Next Level

Ready to take your work to the next level? Whether you want to polish your work before an agent sees it, get one-on-one feedback on your first draft, or seek advice on furthering your writing career—or even if you just need a motivating kick in the butt!—our consultants are here to help.

With over sixty consultants to choose from, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect person for your project. Our consultants cover all genres, including:

  • Short Fiction
  • Flash Fiction
  • The Novel
  • The Novella or Short Novel
  • Poetry
  • Memoir
  • Individual Essay
  • Book-Length Nonfiction
  • Journalism
  • Feature Writing
  • The Graphic Novel
  • Comics
  • Screenwriting
  • Playwriting
  • Genre Fiction (Horror, Science Fiction, Romance, etc.)
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Children's Literature

Our consultants offer rigorous, energizing feedback, including:

  1. An intensive reading of your manuscript by an experienced, highly-qualified reader.
  2. Thoughtful written comments, with suggestions for revision and next steps ahead.
  3. Depending on what you and your consultant of choice prefer, a meeting in person or via phone or Skype to discuss next steps.

Many of our consultants also offer other services such as personal coaching, publishing advice and a whole lot more, so whatever stage of your writing career you are in, author services are right for you.

Working with a consultant is a rewarding experience that can get your writing to the next level. Don’t believe us? Check out some of our testimonials.

How Do I Sign Up?

You can search for consultants by genre or service to find the right person for you. In the search bar in the image at the top of the page, you can select the type of consultant you're looking for and see a full list of available consultants. You can filter by genre or other services from there to see specialized lists. On each consultant’s bio, their contact information and rates are listed so you can reach out to them directly to set up your consultation.

Once you've found the right consultant for you and you're ready to get started, head to our make a payment page, enter the total amount you agreed on with the consultant, and choose the consultant's name from the drop down list. 

Please note that all manuscripts submitted to consultants must be 12pt. font, double-spaced, with the exception of poetry and screenplays/plays.