Services

Writing Services

Mentorships:

Writing Sparks mentorships provide one-on-one assistance with the craft and business side of writing.

One-month mentorship: Includes a synopsis or chapter breakdown read-through, as well as a 500-word assessment report and one (half hour) Zoom or phone consultation. Cost: $250 for 1 year access.

Feedback will focus on:
– Narrative structure
– Story and character arcs
– Plot design
– Setting
– Genre considerations

Three-month mentorship: Includes one full manuscript read-through plus a 1500-word assessment report, as well as one (one hour) Zoom or phone consultation. Cost: $495 for 1 year access.

Feedback will focus on:
– Narrative structure
– Story and character arcs
– Character – major and minor
– Voice and POV 
– Setting
– Plot design – main plot and sub-plots
– Genre considerations

Manuscript Assessments

These assessments focus on ensuring you have nailed the form and structure of the piece you’re working on

while paying attention to the writing elements of character, voice, setting, POV, tense and audience engagement.

Each assessment below provides marked-up pages as well as a 500-word written report.

• First page (up to 500 words) – $45
• First chapter (up to 1500 words) – $70
• First three chapters (up to 2500 words) – $170
• Synopsis (up to 1000 words) – $70
• Chapter break-down (up to 1500 words) – $80
• Entire manuscript (Price dependent on word count).

Please contact me though the Contact Form page to discuss your entire manuscript for assessment