Jennifer (Jenna) McGuiggan is a creative writer, freelance writer, editor, teacher, and writing coach based in southwestern Pennsylvania (near Pittsburgh). She works with clients, students, and publications around the world.



My mini-manifesto on writing & working with others:

"I don't want to
help you,
heal you, or
hallelujah you.
I just want

(you) (and me)

to write,
to connect,
to engage."




Current Features

>New class! One-Moment Memoirs is a step-by-step process to help you take a relaxed, yet focused approach to telling life's big and small stories in bite-sized pieces. Join me on January 24 for this live, virtual writing workshop

>Online Writing Classes: Check out the class catalogue for information on upcoming classes, including Write into the Heart of Your Story (February) and The Writing Life: Rituals, Rhythms, & Practices (March/April), and the discounted Three Course Bundle (buy 2 classes, get the third one free!). 

>Read my work on my Portfolio page. Check out these series by me and guest writers: Loquacious, Roller Derby Makes Me Brave, and Everyday Essays.

>Individual Mentoring & Editorial Feedback: Deepen your writing practice and improve your craft. Get personalized support, feedback, and mentoring to help you grow in every area of your writing life.