"Wendy has completely changed my experience with all aspects of writing. She pulled creativity out of me I had no idea existed.”

Dan Schwartz,

University of Michigan

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 Wordcraft Writers & Thinkers is a writing and learning studio where writers of all ages explore, grow, create, and crush specific goals; and where students receive expert educational, college essay & application coaching.

 

Our mission is to foster the spirit and skills needed to be life-long writers, confident in tackling any written task or project. Drawing on our experiences in the worlds of education and the creative, performing, and literary arts, we have a process-based approach that is personal, creative, compassionate, and direct. 

No matter your writing goal, Wordcraft has a place for you.

 

College Coaching
College Coaching

You've got this! Tackle your essays with confidence, authenticity, originality & excitement. Navigate the college application process with joy, purpose & direction. Your Words. Your Voice. Your Story.

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Writing Workshops
Writing Workshops

Teen & Adult | All levels Explore, create, reflect, build skill, connect. Wordcraft workshops celebrate the power of writing, storytelling, voice, language, sharing, feedback, and revision.

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Tutoring
Tutoring

Personalized programs for teens struggling with the writing process, writer's anxiety, or specific skills, OR for students searching for opportunities to explore their interest in writing.

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Adults
Adults

Write that book, seek coaching or developmental editing on a project, improve your writing skills, explore your thoughts, connect with other writers & creatives.

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In-School College Consulting Program
In-School College Consulting Program

Wordcraft comes to you with The College LAB, a multi-faceted, onsite, college consulting program that aims to bring joy, empowerment, and healthy balance to your school's successful college process.

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In the Workplace
In the Workplace

Improve your team's written communication skills, or weave in creative & expressive writing to ease stress, reduce anxiety, and build community in your workplace.

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Our Writers
Our Writers

Students arrive to Wordcraft from New York's Metropolitan area, including New York City and Westchester County, as well as those beaming in from states across the country, including California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New Mexico. Make time to move forward with your words and join us.

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June 2022

| What's Up

Join our 15th Summer of Writing! Space is  available in several workshops, including our middle school groups: Mystery Writing and Reading as Writers.

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College Consulting & Essay Coaching

Applying to college should be thrilling not anxiety-ridden. For 20 years, we've been helping applicants present their best selves to colleges. Contact us for your complimentary parent or student consultation and get ready to show those schools who you are.

One-on-One Coaching & Tutoring for Teens and Adults.

Summer Writing Workshops 

 

Manuscript Coaching and Editing is full. Contact us now to discuss your project, needs, and goals. We hope to take on new clients in October.

No matter your writing endeavor or goals, remember: You've Got This.

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Wendy Fried, owner

"I learned to write by writing."

-Neil Gaiman