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In addition to our workshops, Kill Your Darlings now offers comprehensive services for writers.
This is a unique opportunity to present your writing to Workshop staff for short-story and full-length manuscript assessments. There are also manuscript assessment packages, which includes ongoing consultation and editorial support with staff. To make bookings, or for more information, please contact Rebecca Starford on info@
Short story assessment
Up to 3000 words; assessment turn-around 2 weeks (max.)
Up to 70,000 words; assessment turn-around 4 weeks (max.)
Manuscript assessment (up to 70,000 words);
2 x 1 hour consultation with KYD Writers Workshop staff;
4 hours additional reading on new work
Publishing Director and Editor Rebecca Starford was deputy editor at Australian Book Review and is now editor at Text Publishing. She regularly publishes in The Age and The Australian.