Michael provides various options for feedback and editorial help with a novella-in-flash:
(1) Work-in-Progress Exploration – £240 (per 10,000 words) for a 1-hr exploratory discussion by Skype/Zoom/telephone, 5 questions to think about in advance of the call and an action plan for moving forward afterwards. Suitable for manuscripts that you know aren’t yet “finished”.
(2) Standard Manuscript Assessment – £260 (per 10,000 words) – 2-3 pages of developmental manuscript assessment, sent by email. For when you’d like a second opinion on a completed novella-in-flash/novel-in-flash. Currently only available to writers from Michael’s novella-in-flash course or writers who have already received feedback from Michael on other manuscripts.
(3) Enhanced Manuscript Assessment – £295 (per 10,000 words) – 6-10 pages of developmental manuscript assessment. For when you’d like thorough feedback on a completed novella-in-flash/novel-in-flash. Currently only available to writers from Michael’s novella-in-flash course or writers who have already received feedback from Michael on other manuscripts.
+£120 (per 10,000 words) for line by line edits by email in addition to option (2) or option (3).
(4) Final copy-editing of manuscripts prior to publication – £40 per hour (usually approx. £300 for 10,000 words). Currently only available to writers who have already worked with Michael.
Please send your enquiry about manuscript assessment/editing (giving brief details of the project, including word count, and stating which type of help you are looking for), through this contact form.
Want to write a novella-in-flash? See Michael’s one-to-one, online course designed to support you while you develop one.
Michael has provided editorial support and mentoring to a number of writers prior to the publication of their novellas with leading flash fiction publishers. For further information about Michael’s experience with novellas-in-flash, see here.