WRITING SERVICES & BOOK REVIEWS

WRITING SERVICES & BOOK REVIEWS

 

WRITING SERVICES

writing servicesLECTURE & WORKSHOPS

In person. Best for groups of 5 to 500.

Topics

  • Building believable characters from feet to halo (or horns)
  • How your characters see setting directly relates to how your readers will see your scene
  • Setting readers nerves on end through conflict and tension
  • Nitty-gritty of detailed writing: word choice and sentence structure

Cost: $335 for 2-hour lecture/workshop

 

ONLINE WRITING CLASSES

Topics

  • Character building (5 segments) – Physical, historical, psyche, current issues, and arc of character
  • Scene setting (1 segment) – How setting relates to character
  • Conflict and tension (2 segments) – From word and sentence to paragraph; from chapter and chapter end)
  • The Nitty Gritty of Detailed Writing (1 segment) – Choosing sensuousness words for description
  • What You Say Isn’t Always What You Mean (2 segments) – Writing compelling dialogue; writing subtext

Cost: $35 per segment

writing services

WRITING THE NOVEL – ONE-ON-ONE INSTRUCTION

An 8-week, one-on-one, immersive course designed to build the bones of your novel. Weekly 1- to 2-hour meetings via Skype or phone.

Cost: $495

 

BOOK REVIEWS

Disclaimer: My reviews are my honest assessment of each book I review. I do not post unfavorable reviews unless, for some reason, the requester wishes.

***The Following Fiction Genres Only***

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Mystery – Think Raymond Chandler, Jeffry Deaver, Karin Slaughter, Vincent Zandri, Randall Silvis, Leonie Swann. Dark, gritty reads to humorous light.

Psychological Thriller – Stephen King, Donna Tartt, Nic Pizzolatto, Steig Larrsen. Skating the lines of horror but not.

Mainstream/General – David Quammen, Margaret Atwood, Ian McEwan, Markus Zusak, Valerie Geary. From dystopian to family drama.

Email for instructions to: susan (at) susanwingate (dot) com.

Cost:

$50 – blurb posted on Goodreads

$99 – blog post, blurb posted on Goodreads and Amazon


To sign up for any writing services, CONTACT ME DIRECTLY: susan (at) susanwingate (dot) com

*Payments for writing services made with credit card via Square or PayPal.