Your Words Can Change the World

Let me help you get them to your audience!

Hi, my name is Melissa, and I know how much is at stake when you put your words and ideas out into the world.

I’ve been working with authors for close to 20 years, with their ideas, their writing, and their marketing, and I can help you create success with your words. From books to blogs to marketing content, I can help you:

  • Figure out what you want to say.
  • Clarify your audience.
  • Create content that is clear, concise, and relevant.
  • Strategize about how to reach your audience.
  • Decide how best to publish your content.
  • Help you navigate the pitching, contracting, and publishing process.
  • Assist you with self-publishing.
  • Create an engaging marketing plan prior to publication.

The Services I Offer

  • Conceptualizing your ideas.
  • Writing coaching, authoring, and ghostwriting services.
  • Working with you on the concept, organization, and tone of your writing.
  • Developing the pitch or query letter and proposal.
  • Negotiating the contract.
  • Book representation.
  • Marketing strategy and implementation.

My prices are based on your budget. Let’s chat about what you need, and we can work out a package that fits within your budget while getting you closer to your publishing goals!

Sign up for a free 30-minute strategy session!

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From Richard Shane, Ph.D

Melissa greatly elevated the quality of my manuscript… have not received that level of assistance from other editors I’ve worked with.

From Epiphany Jordan, Karuna Sessions

Like most first-time authors, I was nervous about giving my baby to an editor to carve up. Melissa was gentle with her feedback, and offered suggestions that were both logical and intuitive.

From Harmony Kwiker

Melissa has helped me to nurture my authentic voice as a writer and get clear on the bigger picture of my story and message.

From John Preston, PhD, ABPP

Melissa has clearly been the best editor I have teamed up with during the past 25 years.Every project was made significantly better thanks to her help and expertise.

From Palak Shah

She provided the quality insights I was looking for from an insider in the self-improvement space. Definitely recommend Melissa for your editorial needs.