We help writers finally write the book they've been dreaming of.

Everyone has a story to tell and every story matters. Get your book out of your head and into the world.

Welcome to Bookends Writing!

Jon and Erika of Bookends Writing

We’re Jon & Erika, a writer-editor team, the prime movers behind Bookends. We help writers navigate the writing and book publishing process and achieve their writing goals.

If you’ve always wanted to write a book but feel overwhelmed or don’t know where to start, you’re in the right place. If you want to write a book to grow your business, or turn your blog content into an ebook as part of a side hustle, or express the vision and social purpose mission of your company, we can help. 

Everyone has a story to tell, and every story matters. 

Ways We Can Work Together

Start Your Writing Habit

Start with our free mini-course to start writing every day.

1-on-1 Coaching

Work with a writer-editor dream team to achieve your writing goals.

Finally Write Your Book

Start on your writing journey and get your manuscript in tip-top shape.


Creative Cross-Training

Creative cross-training to establish a writing habit, to break out of writer’s block, or to kickstart any writing project. Video lessons and activities built from our book Expressive Subjects. Each of the lessons guides you through a creative process focused on a fun and accessible writing prompt. Plus, you get a free copy of the book. Establish your writing habit, get creative, speak to your audience. TELL ME MORE!

Write a first draft of your book in our Writing Bootcamp. Work with a professional editor and writer for weekly feedback on your writing and personal book coaching.

8-Week Writing Bootcamp

Our flagship course, designed for writers committed to crushing their writing goals in the short term. Get your manuscript together in just eight weeks. Course content relevant to writers working in fiction and nonfiction. Course includes weekly one-on-one consultations, weekly review and feedback of your work, video lessons, activities, resources, motivation and accountability, your writing coaches in your back pocket. Plus, you get access to all our other online courses and materials. TELL ME MORE!


Book Coaching Services for Authors | Developmental Editing | Copyediting and Proofreading

Writing Coaching

Along with our stand-alone courses, we offer ongoing writing mentorship and coaching. You get a professional writer and a professional editor at your beck and call. We keep you on track. We keep you motivated. We give you the support and resources you need no matter what stage you are at in your writing journey. TELL ME MORE!

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