Founder & Owner of With Pen and Paper
Helga Schier, Ph.D., is the founder and owner of withpenandpaper.com, an independent editorial services firm in Southern California. With over 20 years of experience in the book publishing industry, formerly serving as editor and executive editor in several publishing houses, Ms. Schier guides authors through the development and revision process. Handling a manuscript like a diamond in the rough, Ms. Schier’s editorial work focuses on the refinement of story, character, and style, helping writers sharpen their vision, refine their voice, and unlock the potential of their manuscripts. Her clients are published, self-published, and not-yet-published writers. Ms. Schier has published essayistic works on contemporary English and American fiction, and has translated several screenplays, memoirs, and a novel series. You can contact her at: www.withpenandpaper.com.