the book doctor
and creativity coach
Philippa Pride, book editor, writing coach and publishing consultant offers inspirational courses and one-to-one coaching at home and abroad.
Whether you are just getting setting out or ready to revise your manuscript, why not treat yourself to one of Philippa’s exciting workshops, masterclasses, coaching sessions or writing holidays?
NEXT MASTERCLASS: 14 and 15 JULY, 2018
'I have worked with Phil Pride for upwards of twenty years,
and know of no one in the writing and publishing business who is better equipped to talk about and teach the art and craft of writing'
– Stephen King, No.1 Bestselling Writer
'Philippa has a true talent of unlocking the hidden writer within you. Her unique approach means that you are sure to leave
feeling truly inspired'
‘A wonderful coach and writing mentor…For anyone looking
to develop their writing or get a novel off the ground,
I really can’t recommend Philippa highly enough’
‘A writing coach who balances motivating, supporting, challenging and encouraging her writers in such a way that they weave words and create works that go beyond even their own expectations’
‘Philippa takes publishing expertise, coaching excellence
and pure passion and weaves them into an informative,
energising and inspiring [course]'
‘A really inspiring course! Philippa's advice is practical and her feedback highly rewarding, giving aspiring writers the impetus to actually write and conquer their writing gremlins!’
‘Don't stand by the water and long for fish; go home and weave a net’
Arrest your reader with fresh metaphors and similes.
As Aristotle commented in the Poetics (330 BC)
‘Metaphor…is the mark of genius, for to make good metaphors implies an eye for resemblance.’
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