Manuscript Consultation


The Hudson Valley Writers Center is happy to offer one-on-one manuscript consultations! 

This service is a great opportunity for writers to receive fully personalized instruction regarding developed works in progress. This can be a one-time consultation or an ongoing series of consultations, depending on your needs and your desired instructor’s availability. Please contact [email protected] with specific inquiries regarding one-on-one consultations.

The price of our one-on-one consultations is $100 per hour. 

Please consult the list (below) of HVWC instructors available for one-on-one consultations to choose the best fit for your writing and needs.


Sean Singer (Poetry)

Jonathan Vatner (Fiction)

Susan Hodara (Memoir)

Barbara Blatner (Playwriting) 

Bethany Ball (Fiction)

Jennifer Gessner (Fiction & Nonfiction) (available by Zoom AND in person at HVWC)

After purchasing a consultation, email [email protected] to schedule your consultation with your preferred instructor. 

The price of our one-on-one consultations is $100 per hour. Please contact [email protected] to schedule your consultation.