MaeLeigh Author Academy

How we work:

The academy offers individual and small group coaching on a wide range of topics, including, but not limited to:

The Publishing Process — Author Decisions: Indie vs Traditional Publishing, Exclusive vs wide — Creating Your Publishing Accounts — Building characters — World building — Story Arcs and Genre Tropes — The Writing Process, Start to Finish
What to Look for in an Editor — What to Look for in a Graphic Design Artist  — Cover Design Elements — Formatting for Beginners
Basics of your Online Presence — Newsletter Building and Maintenance — Book Signings: Why, When, and How
Uploading and Maintaining Your Books Online — Beta and ARC Readers

We currently have two coaches, Cheri Roman and Tracie Roberts. Each coach specializes in specific areas of writing and publishing. Coaching appointments are assigned to the subject matter expert and are dependent on availability.

Individual Sessions are $47.00 per hour, with a one-hour minimum.

Small group sessions are $25.00 per hour, per person, with a three-person maximum, and a one-hour minimum.


Once the session is scheduled, an invoice will be sent to the email listed in the contact form. All fees must be paid in full prior to beginning the session.


If you would like to schedule a session, please fill out the form below.

    Second Person

    Third Person

    Preferred Coaching Type (Required)

    What is your experience level? (Required)

    How many books have you published? (Required)

    Number of hours requested (Required)