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Adam G.

3 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 9 to 80
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Dramatic Writing from NYU
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Adam G.

3 Reviews
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I'm great with structure, word choice, meaning, and intention. I can help with every stage, from brainstorming and helping you organize your thoughts to proofreading and making it shine before you hand it in.

About Adam

Graduated New York University's Tisch School of the Arts in 2007. Majored in Dramatic Writing and minored in English

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jolie
Adam is a really great listener and excellent source of thought provoking, well timed input that has really helped me develop and improve my story organically without changing its intention with strong suggestions as most people's feedback often attempts to do. If you're looking for a hand in finding your own voice and to strengthen your writing skills or excellent constructive feedback for your story then look no further.
David
Adam Gaines is a godsend. I was really lucky to have his guidance over the years which helped my craft and dedication to the art of writing greatly. He is a proven writer with legitimate credits but also, he actually cares. He is always ready to help and takes your material seriously which is most important when you want honest feedback and guidance. He has an encyclopedic knowledge of films, screenwriting, and the industry that is both impressive and beneficial. He is a wonderful friend and mentor who will always have a great recommendation or suggestion ready for your work and/or career. Adam is an extremely open individual with an immense passion for film and the craft of screenwriting which becomes infectious. That trait is crucial since it keeps you driven to keep learning and grow. He is also an excellent conversationalist with his own voice which is truly refreshing. Highly recommend.
Shadia
Adam gives you insightful comments on how to make you a better writer. He knows what good dialogue sounds like and with a couple suggestions you instantly know how to re-work your writing to give it a natural flow.

Emilie C.

2 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • English, Asian Studies from Rice University
  • Teaching since 2005
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Emilie C.

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I grew up loving language and reading all the time, eventually majoring in English at a top-tier university. Throughout and since then, I have immensely enjoyed helping others with their writing. I have wide experience in teaching and editing for varied purposes, be the work academic, professional or creative. I'd love to help you in your writing endeavors!

About Emilie

Hello! I'm Mesmi, owner of my own studio, a boutique multimedia house that provides personalized music/audio services, visual work and artist consultation. Specialties include all types of writing (songwriting, branding, etc.), vocal production, art direction and independent music strategy. As

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Krista M.
I really enjoyed lessons with Emilie! She is well organized and has a clear lesson plan for each session, with follow up homework and exercises. I learned so much about technique and the "how to" of drawing. Everything she put together was appropriate for my level and included exercises that challenged me to improve. I could tell Emilie is well trained and skilled at drawing. She is also very nice and I felt relaxed and comfortable with her. Her studio is warm and inviting. Overall it was a great experience and I am looking forward to taking some additional lessons with Emilie!
Ava C.
So happy to have found Emilie! I work for a family with a four year old child who is extremely engaged in art and we wanted to find private lessons for her. Emilie has been extremely accommodating and very intentional in making sure we were ready for our first lesson. Will be scheduling more lessons and look forward to her being apart of my charges explorative learning!
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Michael R.

1 Review
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Journalism / history from Fresno State
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Michael R.

1 Review
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I have an extensive background in writing and editing for a variety of media outlets -- newspapers, magazines, websites and more -- which means I have been required to produce high-quality material very quickly. You can do the same. I will work with you to learn techniques that will allow you to write quickly and clearly. It's not as difficult as you might think!

About Michael

Hello. I'm Michael. I consider myself a jack of many trades when it comes to tutoring. I've worked with students in a variety of subjects -- English, writing, reading, math, history and more. If I have a specialty, it's the language. I have devoted my life to the written word, both as a writer and

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Fisher P.
My son feels encouraged and interested in writing. That is a win!
Jane P.
Gary
Michael has used his great people skills to win over my son on a personal level and his great educational skills to move my son forward in the 5th grade.

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Jonita S.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Bachelor's of arts degree in Psychology from Saint Leo University
  • Teaches students 4 to 18
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Jonita S.

4 Reviews
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This writing workshop directs its emphasis on therapeutic writing.
Participants are guided to create written works that reveal and heal their self-doubts, self-sabotaging behavior, and other issues that delay them from being their best self. With over 25 years in case management and counseling, I will bring my expertise to each student with an individualized approach that will leave you renewed, recharged and invigorated to make the needed changes in one's life. Now let's get started!

About Jonita

As a mother of four, my first duty was to be the best and first teacher my children ever had. I have incorporated that love of teaching to other young people. I believe in setting great expectations and celebrating small accomplishments, they, in turn, lead to bigger ones. I love working with

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Greer
My daughter needed help with her writing portfolio for an audition. I knew that the competition was going to be fierce and while I believe that my daughter has real talent I also knew that she needed help organizing here ideas. Needless to say, she was selected to participate in the writing program. We both know that Jonita’s guidance and collaboration helped her achieve that goal. Jonita’s teaching style is exceptional and refreshing. My daughter hopes to work with her again as she transitions to the next stage of her journey as a young writer.
Schandell
A great resource for teaching young writers to elaborate and cite evidence. Both are key components to being a successful writer for the state writing Assessment.
Akindeji
My kids' school teachers and classmates were very impressed with their writing skills after attending writing workshops with Jonita. She has a gift for inspiring children and they always have a great time.

Saria C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Saria C.

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Not sure where to place that comma? Having trouble finding your voice? Well, I'm here to help. I have a more than a decade of experience in writing, teaching and consulting. I have a Master of Fine Arts in Writing, and I'm currently pursuing a Ph.D. I've worked as a journalist for three major news outlets, as well as a freelance writer and editor for clients in a variety of fields. I've taught courses in business writing, journalism, and English composition. I'm passionate about helping all ages and skill levels communicate more effectively and understand writing as a process, rather than a product.

About Saria

Are you unsure about where to place that comma? Struggling to find your voice or writing style? Looking to craft a stellar essay? Whatever the case, I'm here to help. I have an MFA in writing (yes, that makes me something like an expert), and I'm currently pursuing my Ph.D. I have more than a decad

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Randy S.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelors in Fine Arts, sequence Acting from Illinois State University
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Randy S.

23 Reviews
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About Randy

I have always been an actor first, it is the craft and discipline in which I hold my advanced degrees; it is my first and eternal love. There really isn't much more one could add to such a claim. Simultaneously I have believed a teacher is born, not bred; and I was born to be in theatre, and now, w

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Enrique
Randy is a first rate coach. He is knowledgeable, experienced, and with an easy going natural style. Was very adaptable to my level of experience and was patient - no question was too dumb. I highly recommend him without any reservation. I have already booked my next session.

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Pacific Palisades, CA

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Pacific Palisades is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $110 per hour.
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$43 average
45 min
$55 average
60 min
$65 average

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Took Writing lessons from Cathryn K.
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"Encourages you and helps make the writing subject the top of your list."
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Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Very caring, empathetic manner. Able to easily connect with my 8 year old daughter."
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Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"I worked with William last year, and it was such an incredible learning experience. He is a fabulous teacher; I was always so inspired by his work and his passion."
Alexandra
Took Writing lessons from William N.
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"Out lined the direction to take and how I can tap into my interest too write something is interesting to the reader."
Paul
Took Writing lessons from Haley Shea B.
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"My son enjoys writing lessons with Steve and has improved writing skills just after 3-4 sessions with Steve. Before he used to hate doing writing at home but now he likes it which is a big change."
Rudra
Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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"Today was my first lesson with Larry. He is a awesome guy and very hopeful and caring."
Eric
Took Writing lessons from Larry P.
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"Thanks Bonnie! Sophia loved the session and shared her writing with me."
Sophia
Took Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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