WRITE BY YOU: A Personal Mentoring Service
Kathryn M. Johnson, LLC
Helping novice and veteran writers reach their full potential.
Do you dream of sharing your stories with the world?
Does becoming a published author who works from home appeal to you?
Or perhaps your writing career isn’t living up to your expectations these days and you feel it needs a boost.
If you’re willing to invest some time, effort, and a little money in your future as an author, I’m willing to share my experience with you and help you move closer to achieving your writing goals. But before you make any decisions about inviting me into your life, you’ll want to learn something about your writing coach…
Getting to Know Your Writing Mentor: Kathryn Johnson
When I started writing with the dream of becoming a published author, I discovered something surprising. The most difficult task wasn't putting words on paper. It was getting honest, knowledgeable feedback on my writing. What was I doing right? Where were my weaknesses and how could I write better? Did my manuscripts look like the work of a professional, or had I unwittingly left little clues that I was a rank amateur? After years of writing and submitting to publishers, the only thing I had to show for my effort was a pile of rejection slips.
Then something magical happened. Read more
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How Can I Help You?
I work with writers of all levels from novice to multi-published. Fiction is my specialty—novels, novellas, short stories—in a variety of genres. Among my favorites are romance, mysteries, thrillers, historical and mainstream fiction for both adults and children. I also have helped clients with their memoirs, biographies, and family histories.
Because my background is in education, I don’t simply edit material that comes to me. I work hard at educating and advising my clients, helping them become better writers and showing them ways to shape their style and their concepts to work for today’s publishing market. I keep in touch, gently critique, and encourage my writers to stick to a productive writing schedule. My clients know they can call on me when the going gets rough. We untangle writing problems together. Read more