How to contact Writing & Fanbase-Building Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan

     Author and Writing Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan                  Email me.

Please type  WritingCoachTeresa  then @, then

  • What subject line will attract my attention?  Tell me where you've met me (which conference? which workshop? which community event?) or tell me who referred you.
  •  In the body of your email, please include your full name and your URL (website or blog address) so that I can see what you're already doing to build your writer's platform and fanbase. I like concise and gracious emails. Thank you so much.

Reach out, not stress out!


Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan

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Writing Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan says:

“Wear the dual hats of writer and promoter; identify your themes and archetypes. Reach out, not stress out.”

“Hire me to transform your email signature-blocks, photos, videos, social media, website/blog descriptions into platform statements . . . to attract target audience/readers/fans . . . before and after publication.”  

Coach Teresa is the creator of: 

·         For Theme’s Sake: Edit Your Own Manuscript Before Pitching to Agents or Self-Publishing 

·         Heroes, Tricksters, and Villains – What Do These Archetypes Want in Your Story World? 

·         . . .  and other workshops 

·         Immigrant Experience Writing Contest 

·         “Help Your Fans Find YOU” 

·         “Build & Retrofit Your Writer’s Platform” 

·         . . . and other interactive presentations 

Teresa LeYung-Ryan is the the author of: 

·         Build Your Writer’s Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days: Attract Agents, Editors, Publishers, Readers, and Media Attention NOW (workbook); 

·         Love Made of Heart: a Daughter, a Mother, a Journey Through Mental Illness (novel used in college classes, recommended by the California School Library Association and the California Reading Association, and archived at the San Francisco History Center);

·         “Talking to My Dead Mom Monologues” (the first monologue received an award from Redwood 10-Minute Play Contest and was staged at the 6th Street Playhouse in Santa Rosa, CA); 

·         Coach Teresa's Blog (which attracts tens of thousands of writers) at helps writers build their platforms before and after publication

and a proud member of:
• California Writers Club (3 branches! And a past president of the San Francisco Peninsula Branch); a recipient of the Jack London Award for outstanding service to California Writers Club;
• Women's National Book Association-San Francisco Chapter (a past board member). and