Writing services

Writing Consultancy:

As a PhD, a published author and a university teacher with over ten years experience, I can help you to create or improve non-fiction, documentary commentary text or film scripts. I do not consult on novels at the moment. See below for a sample of the writing services I can offer. Contact me to discuss your project.

Non-Fiction Writing Advice and Support

Feedback and advice on developing or giving finesse to a piece of non-fiction writing. Books, articles, postgraduate essays. I don’t advise on PhD theses or academic journal articles.

Up to 15 pages: £45 – includes up to 300 words written feedback / annotations
Over 15 pages: fees negotiable
1:1 feedback in person or online: fees negotiable 
Film Script Development Advice and Support

I specialise in VISUAL STORYTELLING and I can advise you on the “visuality” of your script. For producers, directors etc. I can advise on how to “talk” to cinematographers and designers about the script.

Sample rates (GBP)

Fee for reading:

90-120 pages £200
50-90 pages £120
up to 50 pages £100

Plus one of the following options:


By telephone or skype: + £50, which consists of :

1:1 discussion up to 1 hour; summary project details, logline, synopsis, comment and recommendation; annotations to the submitted script.
3-4 page report, industry script coverage; summary project details, logline, synopsis, comment and recommendation

Full Coverage Report  – negotiable

Sample rate: reading and up to one hour 1:1 discussion of a 90 page (90 min) min script = £170;
reading and written feedback on a 90 page script = £220.

Payment in advance for any writer services.