Services Offered

  • Writing and Editing: Creative, academic, commercial. Whatever you need to have done, when you need it. Recent projects have included book-length manuscripts of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry; anthology work (acquisitions, project management, permissions, copy editing, proofing); dissertation editing; gallery and public-art guides; development materials; departmental certification documents; teacher-training modules; research proposals; scholarly articles; lifestyle articles; grant work; resumes and cover letters; business proposals.
  • Manuscript Evaluation and Arrangement: Poetry is my specialty. I read, edit, rearrange, rank, nip, tuck, shuffle, write long evaluations, and otherwise play thoroughly with your words. Special rate for graduate students.
  • Writing Workshops and Seminars: Whether you want a grammar guru or a creativity diva, what you need is a Wordhound. Recent presentations and workshops on poetry and manuscript editing.
  • Writing Coach Services: One-to-one instruction for personal enrichment or academic assistance. Happy to work with native or nonnative speakers of English. Special rate for graduate students.
  • Literary Marketing Advice: Need somebody to help you navigate the literary marketplace? Email me. I'll teach you how to find the best markets for your work.


This article was updated on November 15, 2020

Hi Folks, We're still under construction here at the new website, so what's rolling up below is jumbled. Please be patient as we sort out all the new widgets! Thanks! Marta