MANA’s Writing Coach, Dr. C. Coach for Writers, Teachers of Writers, & Parents of Young Writers

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Dr. C., as a writing coach, serves as a human metaphor of a sunrise for writers, writing teachers, & parents who want to help their children understand grammatical rules as well as how to develop their prose and poetry.

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What qualifies her as a writing coach?

Academic Background:

  • B.A. in English from the Univ. of Michigan
  • Studied at the Univ. of Sheffield, England, taking Education courses & performing student teaching responsibility; also, she performed her student teaching in Ann Arbor, MI
  • M.A. in English-Education from the Univ. of Michigan
  • Ph.D. in Education (Curriculum and Instruction) from the Univ. of Michigan, doctoral work focusing on teaching English Composition to Deaf College Students

Professional Background:

  • Supervisor of Student Teachers
  • High School English Teacher
  • College English Teacher (for over thirty-five years)
  • Owner/Publisher of Two Publishing Companies (for over twenty-three years)
  • Editor and/or Contributor to Three Books
  • Author of Four Books with another one coming out in the Fall, Grammar/Mechancs/Punctuation Only Handbook
  • Blogger

Personal Background:

  • Passionately in Love with Teaching
  • Passionately in Love with Writing
  • Passionately in Love with Supporting Writers, Writing Teachers, & Devoted Parents
  • Most definitely, Passionately in Love with Life!

In the Winter of 2015, she became a blogger. Her blogs detail her experiences teaching/coaching writers. The results, within sixteen weeks, is the publication, Community College Students’ Literary Collage, a compilation of children’s and adult short stories, poems, and short plays.


Writing Coach “By The Hour”
For those of you who do not want to register for a whole year.  You feel you only need one or two hours of support from the Writing Coach, the cost will be only a minimum charge of $150.00 per hour (no pro-rating of charge). The contact can be via e-mail chat, personal podcast responding to your work, SKYPE, or telephone conference. Upon payment of the minimum, Dr. C will contact you via e-mail to arrange a time for you and she to communicate about your writing or particular prose or poetry.


What do you get working with MANA’s Writing Coach, Dr. C.?

A year’s membership for $500 with Dr. C. provides the following:

  • The opportunity to share work with Dr. C. and receive professional supportive suggestions;
  • The opportunity, if one does wish, to share work with other members;
  • General informational podcasts for members that address writing needs;
  • Customized podcasts that address an individual’s writing needs;
  • Customized podcasts that explain every grammatical/punctuation inquiry;
  • Get significant discounts on any book on the MANA website;

Anyone who registers for these coaching services receives the Publishing/Marketing Online Course, “From Writer’s Block to Conference Exhibitor “ —FOR FREE!

Are you REALLY serious about wanting continuous personal, professional guidance with your writing? Then, it is time to move from the “I wish I had the time to develop my skills” to “I will” with MANA’s Dr. C!