The College Essay Workshop

Guidance from an award-winning published author to help you write an  incredible, one-in-seven-billion essay that sets you apart.  

College Campus

Find Your Story

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I will help you generate ideas and define an authentic story, idea, value, or experience that most distinctly offers a glimpse of you, the unique person behind the application and test scores. 

Write with Confidence

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I will help create a roadmap for your essay, so you have a clear sense of direction to begin your first draft.

Revise and Polish

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I will offer actionable advice from first draft to last draft, using my customized macro to micro editing checklist. We will consider shaping your essay’s narrative arc, deepening reflections, crystalizing transformative moments, strengthening your voice, using tips and tricks for stellar openings and closers, and polishing your prose. 

Hi, I'm Heather. With my inspirational and practical techniques and years of storytelling experience, I can guide you to write a compelling essay, hone your voice, and showcase your uniqueness. 

All the help you need from TheCollegeEssayWorkshop


Completing my workshop will take the mystery out of writing a personal statement.

“Heather has provided insight that has guided me to become a better writer and given me the confidence in my skills. She is knowledgeable, honest and a master of her craft. I am proud to call her my mentor.”

Lisa Barshay, MSW, University of Tampa