Memoir Edit & Consultation
$2000 (up to 70K Words)
“I revise and revise and revise. Any editor of mine will tell you how crappy my early drafts are. Revisions are about clarifying and evoking feelings in the reader in the same way they were once evoked in me.” -Mary Karr
If you have written a memoir or collection of personal essays and would like thorough constructive feedback, this is the service for you. We'll show you where your work is succeeding and where it can be improved without being prescriptive. The end result will be a manuscript more likely to find its readership. Let us help you refine and revise your work before you self-publish or query literary agents.
Included in this package:
Line edit and editorial memo for full memoir or personal essay collection (up to 70k words)
Follow-up meeting to be arranged in collaboration with the consultant.
A discussion of goals and submission process
If you don’t live in Dallas, no problem.
Fee: $2000 up to 70K Words
Note: We charge an industry-standard 2 cents for each additional word over 70K