Laurie Scheer

Laurie Scheer - Editor

Joshua Tree, CA, USA

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Laurie Scheer is a Book Coach, Developmental Editor, Publishing Consultant specializing in assisting writers with their Book Proposals. Scheer is an experienced media and publishing professional who understands 
- composing selling book proposals 
 -first-time writers of all ages 
-writer’s block and writers who question their confidence 
-ageism and trends in the media and publishing industries
Contact Scheer at with questions or to arrange a complimentary call. 
English (US)
Biographies & Memoirs
Sports & Outdoors
Writing & Publishing
Contemporary Fiction
Historical Fiction
Magical Realism

Work experience

Co-Founder/Writing Mentor

March, 2021 – Present (almost 2 years)

Co-founder/Writing Mentor/Instructor - New Nature Writers writing group.

Writing Mentor/Director-UW-Madison Writers' Institute

University of Wisconsin-Madison
August, 2010 – March, 2021 (over 10 years)

Director of UW-Madison's award winning Writers' Institute conference.
Instructor - in-person and online - UW-Madison Continuing Studies Writing Department
Writing Mentor
Speaker - Nationwide Writing Conferences

Portfolio (5 selected works)

Saving Arcadia: A Story of Conservation and Community in the Great Lakes (Painted Turtle)

Shumaker, Heather, Gibson, James, Drew Smith Photography, LLC

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