EDITING AND MENTORING SERVICES

 

Participants in the various editing and mentorship services have gone on to win and/or be shortlisted for the CBC Literary award, the Griffin Poetry Prize, the Trillium Book Award, the LAMBA awards, the National Magazine Awards, The Journey Prize, as well as various journal and chapbook awards. All have garnered publishing contracts and various other publications on an international scale.

 

POETRY MENTORSHIPS

 

This is a private, two-month intensive mentorship that focuses on the editing of your poetry manuscript to a high artistic standard. The mentorship includes:

 

·      Two 1-2 hour Skype or in-person meeting weekly.

·      Each week will cover the editing of ten or more pages of poetry.

·      A personally designed list of readings to be discussed each week.

·      Three full edits of your poetry manuscript.

·      Discussions and help in preparing and placing the manuscript with a publisher.

 

The sessions have a rolling deadline and you can start anytime. To apply please send a ten-page example of your manuscript and a brief CV listing publications etc. Successful candidates will be chosen based on their writing sample. Writers of all levels are encouraged to apply.

Fee - $1500.00

 

A $250.00 deposit is required to reserve a spot in each session.

 

The total fee can be paid in full at the beginning of the session or in monthly instalments. Arrangements for various budgets can easily be made.

 

Can't do two months? No problem, variations of this program are available.

 

Applications and enquiries can be sent to info@jeramydodds.com

 


OTHER SERVICES

 

·      Full Poetry Manuscript Edit - Includes two close edits of the entire manuscript, guided, in-person or Skype meetings to discuss edits - Price range $500.00 - $1000.00,  enquire for more details.

·    Full Prose Manuscript Edit - All genres, fiction, non-fiction, drama, screenplays. Includes two close edits of the entire manuscript, guided, in-person or Skype meetings to discuss edits - Prices vary, enquire for more details.

·      The editing of a small batch of individual poems - Prices vary, enquire for more details.

·      A variety of custom proofreading and editing services available for all genres and aesthetics. Enquire for more details.

 

Enquiries can be sent to info@jeramydodds.com