Tell Your Story. Meet Your Goals.

About Write Strong Consulting

Write Strong Consulting is a full-service writing consultancy specializing in the art of the personal narrative — in other words, writing that’s directly about YOUR life experience. Your consultant, Rachel B. Levin, can expertly guide you in writing distinctive admissions essays, bios of yourself or your business, online dating profiles, personal essays, book-length memoirs, and much more. She can also help you learn how to use journaling for personal growth and strategic life management.

About Your Consultant, Rachel B. Levin

Rachel B. Levin has been a writing teacher, coach, and consultant for over two decades and has helped hundreds of clients tell their stories. She’s an honors graduate of Stanford University in Psychology and earned master’s degrees in both English and Creative Nonfiction Writing at the University of Southern California (USC). She’s taught writing courses at USC, California State University Los Angeles, and Los Angeles City College and is also an accomplished journalist.



Applying to med school, law school, biz school, or MA/PhD programs and need a unique personal statement?

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Have a personal story you want to get down on paper? Need a bio of yourself or your business? Or a snappy online dating profile?

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Want to learn how to use your journal as a tool to grow, heal, and manage your life?

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“To survive, you must tell stories.”

– Umberto Eco


Write Strong Consulting offers one-on-one consultations both in person in the Los Angeles area and remotely via email, phone, and Skype. Whether you need a quick copyedit of a document or in-depth guidance on a longer narrative, Write Strong Consulting’s rates and packages are designed to fit every project and budget.


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