Editing & Mentoring

I edit fiction and creative nonfiction manuscripts.

I will work with you to sharpen, focus, and polish your manuscript at all stages of development.

I will help you make your novel, short story, essay, or nonfiction book the best it can be. 

What Authors Are Saying about My Work

“[Working with Jill] gave me more insight into myself than I have had in a long time.”

“Engaging and inspiring.”

“Jill was great! Articulate, authentic, compassionate.”

I’ve learned to look at my fear rather than being scared of it.”

Learn more about my Editing & Mentoring Packages

I mentor writers through all stages of their writing careers.

Whether you are just starting out or a seasoned professional with many publications, I will work with you to move beyond blocks, sweep away hurdles, make sound decisions, and bring new energy, joy, and success to your writing career.

Mentoring includes:

Coaching (face-to-face, by Skype, or by phone)


Advice on markets and submissions

Guidance on writing book proposals, cover letters, and blurbs