Alex Leviton

Award-winning author. I help writers, students and organizations find their voice.


Author, editorial consultant, writing instructor and coachdevelopmental editor, and one-time standup comic. (Seriously, just once. I retired on a high note.) I will help you find your voice. In fact, I’m currently writing a book about such things.

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Experience the USA (Lonely Planet; coming April 2018)
Trump’s America: The Complete Loser’s Guide with Scott Dikkers of The Onion (Simon & Schuster; April 2016)
Calm: Secrets to Serenity from Cultures Around the World (Lonely Planet; Jan 2014)
Happy: Secrets to Happiness from Cultures Around the World (Lonely Planet; Jan 2013)

Developmental Book and Essay Editing

  • Developmental editing for book chapters or entire books
  • Writing coaching for smaller projects: essays, articles, statements of purpose

Teaching and Consulting

  • Teach writing, creativity or improvisational thinking to your organization
  • Consult on writing or communications for your business, startup or non-profit
  • You can also hire me to write actual things


Alex is an outrageous and brilliant coach and consultant … she intuitively asked the right questions. … I give her the highest recommendation and I am really picky.

Laurie Stern

Owner, Velvet & Sweet Pea’s Purrfumery

Her ‘Finding Your Voice’ exercises completely changed the way I view my professional writing style… her knowledge and passion for her art form is enormous.

Jarryd Salem

Travel Writer


Alex has an incisive mind that cuts through the static. She has gently but powerfully nudged me in the direction of clarity and purpose.

Roz Savage, MBE

Author, Stop Drifting; Start Rowing; National Geographic Adventurer of the Year 2012