Writer, Editor & Instructor

Jacquelin Cangro is an experienced freelance writer, editor, and workshop leader. Jackie is the editor of the essay collection The Subway Chronicles: Scenes from Life in New York (Plume). Her short stories and articles have been published in literary journals and magazines. She helps writers craft their work through classes, one-on-one editing, and coaching.

Need guidance and encouragement to keep your writing project on track?

Want to sharpen your skills and get feedback on your writing?

Have a manuscript that needs polish before publication?

The Art of Withholding Information from the Reader

I was at a writing group recently when a fellow writer felt a few scenes in her novel were dragging. She was concerned readers would be bored. (The death knell for a novel!) The solution, she decided, was to create a bit of intrigue and drama. To do that, she is...

read more

So the writer who breeds more words than he needs, is making a chore for the reader who reads.

Dr. Seuss

Get a creative boost and stay on track with my FREE 5 Days of Writing Inspiration! 

Check your inbox to confirm your subscription.