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READY TO WRITE YOUR STORY?

Let Cara Lopez Lee support you with expert coaching, editing, or ghostwriting!

Coaching:
Cara has had a passion for mentoring other writers for more than 20 years. For the past four years she has served as a professional writing coach and workshop leader, both independently and at the Lighthouse Writers Workshop. Her students range from eight to ninety-three, beginner to published, fiction to nonfiction. Let Cara help you unleash the story inside you that's burning to be told.

Editing & Ghostwriting:
Cara has more than 20 years of professional writing experience. She has written, edited, and ghostwritten more than a dozen books, as well as projects for other media. Her talent and expertise encompass many genres, including: memoirs, novels, young adult, business, and self-help. Cara also writes high quality book proposals and queries that can help you get your foot in the door with discerning agents and publishers.

Coaching in All Writing Skills:
Novel
Memoir
Creative nonfiction
Short Story
Essay
Story structure
Character development
Plot development
Creative description
Writing mechanics
Manuscript evaluation
Youth Tutoring
Workshops for groups

Writing, Ghostwriting & Editing Projects:
Memoirs
Novels
Thrillers
Young Adult
Business
Self-help
Book proposals
Query letters
Blog posts
Web copy
Articles
Press releases
Marketing materials
TV Scripts

Please Contact Cara for a rate quote.

HIGHLIGHTS OF CARA'S PROJECTS & ACHIEVEMENTS

AUTHOR

GHOSTWRITER/EDITOR

BLOGGER/JOURNALIST/NONFICTION WRITER

WRITER IN RESIDENCE/FILMMAKER

INVITED PRESENTER/ESSAYIST

LIGHTHOUSE WRITERS WORKSHOP, Denver, CO—Youth Workshop Leader—2011-present

MARK GRAHAM COMMUNICATIONS, Denver, CO—Ghostwriter/Editor—2005-present

WARREN MILLER ENTERTAINMENT, Boulder, CO—Pitch Writer—2005-07

HIGH NOON ENTERTAINMENT, Denver, CO—Writer/Field Producer—2000-02 & 2004-05

CITIZEN PICTURES, Denver, CO—Writer/Field Producer—2003-04

UNC-TV, PBS, Research Triangle Park, NC—Reporter/Field Producer/Video Editor—2000

KTVA, CBS AFFILIATE, Anchorage, AK—Anchor/Producer/Reporter—1992-98

KIMO, ABC AFFILIATE, Anchorage, AK—Reporter/Video Editor—1991

KJUD, ABC/NBC AFFILIATE, Juneau, AK (state capital)—Anchor/Reporter/Co-producer—1990

AWARDS, ASSOCIATIONS, EDUCATION

5 Writing Awards, Denver Woman's Press Club—including 1st Place for Nonfiction Essay (2011)
11 Journalism Awards, Alaska Press Club—including three 1st Place awards for TV Reporting (1996, '97, '98)
Denver Woman's Press Club (since 2004)—Salon Event Chair/Program Chair/Unknown Writers' Contest Chair
Lighthouse Writers Workshop (since 2007)—Studied advanced novel writing under acclaimed novelist & former Wallace Stegner Fellow, William Haywood Henderson
University of Colorado, Boulder—B.S. in Journalism, graduated with distinction
University of Southern California—Spanish language certificate