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ONLINE EXPERIENCE

It's Time to Write Your Book

Sydney, AustraliaPart of Airbnb Online Experiences

Online experience hosted by Dan

60 mins
Up to 1 person. Private groups available for up to 3
Join from your computer, phone, or tablet
Hosted in English

What you'll do

What better thing to do in social isolation than start writing the book you’ve always wanted to?

*Please note: this is a private ‘1:1’ session, just for you and your ideas*

As your personal writing 'whisperer', I’ll help you organize and focus your ideas in a unique, individualized session - specially tailored just for you. Whether you’re new to writing or a seasoned pro, we’ll explore a writing plan for you, plus brainstorm ideas and practical 'take-away' techniques to help you create and publish your masterpiece.

Write what you’ve always dreamt of...

• Fiction to Non-fiction
• Suspense to RomComs
• Autobiography to Sci-Fi/Fantasy
• Children’s Literature to Cookbooks
• Screenplays to Class Textbooks
• Poetry, Art & Travel Books
• PhD Theses & College Essays

Tangible outcomes include a personalised writing process & schedule for your style & genre, plot arcs & outlines, book title & summary, character development, chapter structure & titles, cover artwork & layout design, motivational methods, confidence building and much more…

Plus, tips for traditional, hybrid & self-publishing on Amazon, including eBooks & AudioBooks, plus promotion/public speaking & sales techniques.

This is an 'online' version of my ‘in-person’ experience, which has been called the “best combination of a master class and a coaching session.” You can also have a peek at some additional reviews below.
Other things to note
If you’re a parent or caregiver, you’re welcome to “sit in” with your child (or someone you purchased this for as a gift) if you want to help take notes for them.

Please allow for a few extra minutes at the end of your session in case we need to run overtime.
What better thing to do in social isolation than start writing the book you’ve always wanted to?

*Please note: this is a private ‘1:1’ session, just for you and your ideas*

As your personal writing 'whisperer', I’ll help you organize and focus your ideas in a unique, individualized session - specially tailored just for you. Whether you’re new to writing or a seasoned pro, we’ll explore a writing plan for you, plus brainstorm…

How to participate

  • Join a video call
    Use Zoom to participate on your desktop or mobile device. After you book, you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join.
  • Book for a private group
    Dan can host private groups of any size, up to 3 guests. Private group rates start at £26.
  • Request availability
    Can’t find a date that works? Dan can schedule and customise an experience based on your preferences.

What to bring

  • Something to take notes with, whether it’s a laptop or good old-fashioned pen and paper
  • Groups are more than welcome if you are all working on the same writing project. I’ve run sessions with editors, writers, publishers, couples, families, etc.
From £26
/ person
Tue, 24 Nov
18:00 - 19:00 (EST)
£26 per person
£26 per person
Wed, 25 Nov
19:30 - 20:30 (EST)
£26 per person
£26 per person
Fri, 27 Nov
16:30 - 17:30 (EST)
£26 per person
£26 per person

Meet your host, Dan

Host on Airbnb since 2011
  • 120 Reviews
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I’m a bestselling author on Amazon, who has published seven books on topics ranging from Salsa & Latin Dance to Brasilian Percussion & Autism. I’ve also lectured in university classes on writing and publishing.

I love helping people follow their dreams to write (and publish) their own work, and am looking forward to working with you to achieve your literary goals.
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Rated 4.97 out of 5 from 120 reviews.

Mary Frances
November 2020
This is a 5-plus star experience! Dan was able to pull out of me not only where my heart really was, among several ideas, but build on that, so by the end of just one hour, I had way more than enough to get started with right away. He is an expert at sprinting over obstacles, clarifying the road ahead, and instilling excitement in your writing. I gained a wealth of confidence and valuable knowledge from our meeting. If you are thinking of writing for the public, this class is a great place to start. You will go away energized and with a plan to go forward right away. Highly recommended!!!
This is a 5-plus star experience! Dan was able to pull out of me not only where my heart really was, among several ideas, but build on that, so by the end of just one hour, I had w…
Emilie
November 2020
Dan is perfect for anyone writing a book no matter what stage of writing you’re at! He is very knowledgeable and friendly and I am so thankful for his advice!
Tessy
November 2020
Can't believe how much creative work came out of that one hour with Dan! I honestly wasn't expecting that much! Dan is really supportive and honest at the same time. He helped me structure my idea, gave me super useful tips on how to write, and we practically created a map. This was the best choice I've made in a long time! I plan to keep in touch as I develop my writing, cause he really 'got me', saw through me, understood where I'm coming from and what I want to say. Dan is a great writing coach and mentor. Above all, I got unstuck and got my creative juices flowing. I feel very inspired, by speaking with Dan because I got my idea out of my head and got productive. Thank you so much!
Can't believe how much creative work came out of that one hour with Dan! I honestly wasn't expecting that much! Dan is really supportive and honest at the same time. He helped me s…
Terrence
October 2020
This is my second online experience with Dan. He had so many suggestions and resources to help me continue on my book writing journey. If you are thinking about booking this experience, do not hesitate to do so. It will be well worth your time.
This is my second online experience with Dan. He had so many suggestions and resources to help me continue on my book writing journey. If you are thinking about booking this experi…
Aspen
October 2020
Dan was extremely helpful! He showcased his knowledge in the best way to make me feel comfortable and excited about my next steps with publishing my first book! I am really grateful for taking this experience and I’m glad I did it!
J Chris
October 2020
Dan is an enthusiastic brainstorming partner. He had some great ideas about how to structure my project. I really enjoyed my session with him.

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Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email.