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)

Beth Hahn (Fiction)

Barbara Blatner (Playwriting) 

Bethany Ball (Fiction)

Jennifer Gessner (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.