Who I am:
The prize-winning author of 25 books in a dozen different genres.
How I teach:
I work to help you deepen your writing and take it to new levels.
What I offer:
Online writing workshops that are unique, challenging, and memorable.
“Studying creative writing with Lev Raphael was like seeing Blade Runner for the first time: simply incredible.”
—Kyle Roberts, MSU Class of 2016
“Lev Raphael’s animated passion for writing and teaching have inspired me throughout my time as his student—he pushed me to not only produce better work but to avidly follow my interests and be unafraid of my own ideas.”
—Isabella Paige Gallagher, MSU Class of 2019
“Studying with Lev Raphael in London was one of the best decisions of my academic career. Thanks to his patience, enthusiasm, and encouragement I’m a more confident writer.”
—Danielle Owensby, MSU Class of 2015
“Working with Lev Raphael was a highlight of my college career. He’s an expert at balancing serious input with humor and encouragement, and he’s an extremely well-read author who’s aware of literary trends and how those apply to aspiring writers.”
—Carrie Dudewicz, MSU class of 2018
“My time writing with Lev Raphael’s guidance not only helped me become a better writer and artist, but his encouragement to remain open and observant had a profound impact on my life, and stays with me to this day.”
—Cecilio Palacio, MSU Class of 2014
“Lev Raphael’s wit, wisdom, and real sense of caring about his students in London helped make our study abroad program one of the best things I’ve ever done.”
—Meg Hughey, MSU Class of 2015