The Writing Life
If your manuscript has been rejected by
literary agents or publishers
and you don’t know why, or if you simply
want an “outsider’s” viewpoint
on what works and what doesn’t in your
manuscript, then our Manuscript
Analysis service may be for you.
work, we will provide a five-to-eight page
report (or a two-to-four
page report on manuscripts under 25,000
words) that identifies your
strengths and weaknesses. We'll offer
suggestions on plot, character
development, dialogue, point of view,
pacing and other writing
techniques. [This service does not include
a line-by-line edit.]
If you like
see and decide to use our manuscript
editing and critiquing service for
the same work, we will apply 50 percent of
the critique payment toward
the price of a full edit.
are 1 cent per word. To calculate your total,
multiply your total word
count by 0.01. Round off to the nearest whole
dollar, enter this number
as the quantity on the next screen, then click
on the "Update Totals"
icon. A $60 minimum per manuscript
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Inc., click the button below and fill
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"I learned more from
Sandy in a few
months than I had in all the years
reading books on how to write.
She explains things thoroughly
and is endlessly patient."
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