In addition to classes put on under the auspices of the Big Sky Writing Workshops, members of the group offer such services as private consultation, manuscript editing, and publication design.

Cara Chamberlain

Cara offers expert editing and coaching services. You can contact her at

Danell Jones

Danell offers coaching for aspiring writers of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction.  If you need to sharpen your prose, focus your narrative, develop your characters, strengthen your storyline, or liven up your dialogue, Danell can help. With a doctorate in English Literature from Columbia University and more than 30 years of teaching experience, Danell can also help students of all levels  improve their academic writing and research skills.  She is also available for lectures or tutoring. You can contact her at

Ashley K. Warren 

Ashley is available to mentor beginning writers, particularly teens and college students in fiction, poetry, and nonfiction. She often teaches foundational skills and helps writers to find and develop their voice. Ashley is also available for tutoring, copywriting, blogging, and website management on WordPress platforms. Email her at


Craig Lancaster

Craig offers fiction manuscript editing—developmental or copy editing—as well as book design and e-book formatting. For a rate sheet and more information about his services, visit his website.