Normal rates and writer appearance fees for my literary services, which includes but are not limited to commissioned writing, poetry competition judging, manuscript assessment, self-publishing, mentoring, performances, readings, author talks, compering, event organisation, workshops, courses and private writing lessons.


Standard rates: For school and corporate workshops, performances or appearances I charge £50 per hour. For travel and waiting-around time I charge £20 per hour. I would also charge for transport costs (Local travel at 45p per mile) and hotel accommodation where required. To know if you qualify for concession rates, kindly email via the contact us form.

On a tight budget?

If you are a non-profit organisation on a tight budget, I may be willing to negotiate a reduced rate, kindly contact me about your project. My performances are free for charitable groups close to my heart.


For projects not covered by the above, kindly contact me for a quote. Please provide an inkling of your budget in the email.


The fees displayed here is valid as at August 2019 and some of it parts only applies to the UK, please get in touch if your event is outside the UK.