Writing a book doesn’t have to be so hard.

Welcome to Ampersand & Co.

If you’re feeling stuck on your writing journey, I’m here to help. My name is Rebekah Montgomery, and I’m a developmental editor and literary coach dedicated to helping writers like you achieve their publishing goals.

Writing a book can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. Whether you’re an aspiring author or a seasoned pro, I offer personalized guidance and support to help you elevate your writing and master the craft of storytelling. From developmental editing to ongoing coaching, I provide the tools and inspiration you need to succeed.

So if you’re ready to take your writing to the next level, join me on this journey. Let’s work together to develop your manuscript, refine your writing skills, and navigate the complex world of publishing. Because with the right support, you can achieve your writing dreams.

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do i need an editor?

Chances are, you are asking yourself similar questions. What kind of editing you need? How do you know when your manuscript is ready for an editor?


As an editor and coach who has lived and worked around the globe, I’ve sharpened my skills to a fine point. From eliminating plot holes to polishing your prose, I’m here to help you create a manuscript that shines.

As a collaborative partner, I provide personalized guidance and support to help you achieve your publishing dreams. With a focus on storytelling and a keen eye for detail, I’ll work with you to ensure your manuscript is the best it can be. Whether you’re struggling with plot holes, character development, or anything in between, I’m here to help you solve your writing problems and make your journey a little easier.