coaching/critiquing

Help plan and organize your writing and offer feedback, solutions, and resources

Elizabeth (Bette) Frick, PhD | The Text Doctor LLC
[email protected]720-999-1851
Freelance editor with 30+ years of providing medical, scientific, nonfiction, memoir, and technical editing. I seek to help companies, organizations, and authors by improving the language, flow, structure, clarity, and correctness of their texts. I also add value through consulting, project management, and training in best practices in all stages of developing complex texts.
Maggie McReynolds | Un-Settling Books
[email protected]303-955-8282
A longtime editor, journalist, and published author, Maggie guides writing clients and their manuscripts from foundational planning and multiple draft iterations through book design, formatting, and the self-publishing process. With a client roster of writers all over the world, Un-Settling Books also holds virtual and in-person writing retreats to support a cause near and dear to Maggie’s heart, the “care and feeding of creatives.” Subject expertise: nonfiction (general, narrative nonfiction, memoir, self-help), fiction (adult, YA, children), and social media rewriting/editing.
Amber Byers, JD | Tadpole Press
[email protected]303-668-8812
Do you have a story that’s burning inside of you but can’t seem to get it out? Are you looking for someone to help you craft your story in a way that maintains your unique voice? We meet you where you are—wherever you are in your writing journey—and work with you to identify and overcome the obstacles standing in your way. Our suggestions are tailored to meet your specific goals so that your voice shines through clearly and powerfully.

Linda Tate, PhD | Tate Communications
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A former English professor, I have provided quick, efficient, eagle-eyed editing for both short and long projects for 35 years. Specialties: business, nonprofit, physical sciences, academic (humanities, social sciences), memoir, children’s issues, health/wellness, K-16 education.
Rick Killian | Killian Creative
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Killian Creative has worked with both authors and publishers since 1999 to complete more than 90 manuscripts that have sold over 5.4 million copies combined, including two NYT bestsellers. Our passion is helping mission-driven entrepreneurs and nonprofit leaders magnify their messages and build their organizations.