In addition to my nonfiction workshop at Catapult/Electric Literature, I’m now also offering private manuscript consultations for all kinds of nonfiction, whether you're writing memoir, experimental lyric essays, or anything in between. My fee is $250 for one month, which includes the following:

Week One: 

  • Initial phone consultation to discuss current writing projects and goals
  • Turn in first manuscript (up to 20 pages)
  • Optional reading and generative writing assignments specific to your current aesthetic & writing habits

Week Two: 

  • Receive first manuscript with detailed line edits as well as a response letter with ideas for the next draft in regards to content as well as form and structure
  • Optional reading and generative writing assignments specific to your current aesthetic & writing habits

Week Three

  • Turn in second manuscript (up to 20 pages)
  • Optional reading and generative writing assignments specific to your current aesthetic & writing habits

Week Four: 

  • Receive second manuscript with detailed line edits as well as a response letter with ideas for the next draft in regards to content as well as form and structure
  • Receive a personalized reading list specific to your aesthetic 
  • Final phone consultation to discuss your next steps 

 

Contact me at chelseahodson@gmail.com to schedule your initial consultation or to ask any questions.