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Do you want to weave your words into stories that shine?

Equity & Inclusion: It is my goal to lift up writers of all backgrounds, create an inclusive environment, support, value and embrace individual differences, and provide a space that is welcoming to all.

You transformed not only my writing but my thinking as well. My approach to how I write and tell my story has evolved. You gifted me with the confidence to do this.” – Tanja Bauerle, Author/Illustrator

Focus on Fiction

I specialize in:

  • Science Fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Urban Fantasy
  • Steampunk
  • Paranormal*
  • Picture Books
  • Middle-Grade
  • Young Adult
  • Adult
  • Narrative NonFiction

* I do not coach Self-Help, Thrillers, Horror, Erotica

I Am Embedded in the Industry

Sharon Skinner is a member of the Authors Guild Sharon Skinner is a member of the Society of Childrens Book Writers and IllustratorsSharon Skinner has been certified for Copy Editing by WriterAuthors Alliance Logo

I also edit and coach writers for She Writes Press and SparkPress.(I cannot guarantee writers a publishing deal, nor an “in” with She Writes Press or SparkPress.)

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I Write What I Coach

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Teaching Writing Online and In Person

Places I have appeared as an expert guest, presenter, and/or instructor:

Sharon at Emerald City Comiccon

Sharon Skinner has an outstanding coaching method that helped me decide the direction of my writing. Her Guidance was insightful and positive, providing optionsfor the book I am writing. I hope to use her services again as I progress with this book.” – Kathryn Stevens