Jeff Lyons


Jeff Lyons has more than 25 years' experience as a professional writer, story consultant and teacher. Along with his past film and TV consulting for major production companies and independent producers, he has also worked as a developmental editor and story consultant for key print-on-demand publishers,
including: Amazon’s Createspace, Author Solutions, iUniverse, other major subsidy imprints.

Jeff is an instructor through Stanford University's
Online Writer’s Studio and guest lectures through
UCLA Extension’s Writers Program, where he teaches story structure and story development to novelists and screenwriters. He is also a regular contributor to Writer’s Digest Magazine and Script Magazine, where he writes his popular column “Story Talk.” Jeff is also a contributor to one of the oldest writing trade magazines in the U.S., The Writer Magazine. In addition, he teaches craft-of- writing workshops throughout the U.S. and will be expanding his workshops to The United Kingdom and Ireland in 2014. He has also participated as an instructor in the annual Producers Guild of America’s Diversity Workshop. He is the founder of Storygeeks (, a professional services company for novelists, screenwriters and nonfiction authors supplying editorial, story consulting, and professional-development training.

Along with his lecturing and teaching, Jeff is a regular presenter at leading industry conferences, including: The Great American Pitchfest, The London Screenwriters’ Festival, and The International Enneagram Association World Conference, among others.

Where to find Jeff Lyons online


This member has not published any books.