Faculty Headshot

Helga Schier, Ph.D., is the founder and owner of  withpenandpaper.com, an independent editorial services firm, as well as Editorial Director of CamCat Publishers, an independent publisher of genre fiction. 

With over 25 years of experience in the book publishing industry, serving as editor and executive editor in several publishing houses, Ms. Schier guides authors through the development and revision process. Ms. Schier focuses on concept, story, and style, helping writers sharpen their vision, refine their voice, and unlock the potential of their manuscripts.

Ms. Schier has published essays on contemporary English and American fiction, and has translated several screenplays, memoirs, and a novel series. Visit withpenandpaper.com or camcatbooks.com and contact her at helga@withpenandpaper.com or at helga@camcatpublishing.com 

Helga Schier, PhD



WC2 - West Coast Writers Conferences