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Your BEST Marketing Tool: Your Book

What if I told you that you don’t have to sell thousands of books to make money with a book? You’ve got a great brilliant book idea, but this little voice inside you says, “it’s hard to be a writer and I’m going to have to become a…

The Art of Receiving: Your Creative Ally

I used to think that doing it all myself would make me stronger. Um… wrong. It just burned me out—quick. Asking for help can be hard. But you’ve got to do it. Otherwise you wind up juggling way more than you can handle. Forbes says…

Giving Up the Struggle and Getting Published

It’s almost engrained in us from the time we pop out of the womb: keep your head down and work hard—as if to say that the harder we slave away, the more successful we’ll become, or the better life we’ll live. Last I checked, this path…

Writer's Block Smackdown: Taking the First Step

We've all got to start somewhere. Sometimes the first step is the hardest. You've heard me talk about my just-launched (as of yesterday!) "Book Smackdown." I wrote it because I know how tough taking that first step can be. I wrote…
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I'VE BEEN DYING TO SHARE THIS WITH YOU

And it’s finally here. But guess what? It’ll stay a secret unless you take ONE SINGLE SUPER DUPER EASY STEP: Click HERE to claim a book that will change your life: Just-launched (today!) "Book Smackdown:" The ONE thing you must do…

Ready, Set, WRITE!

Aaaand, you freeze. Writers block. Every time. So you stop trying. You don’t write. You wish you could, but it’s become a chore. All kinds of excuses start popping up as to why you aren’t writing. “There’s not enough time. My ideas…

Stop Hosing Your Creative Fire

Get honest with yourself. Ditch the self-sabotaging criticism. That’s right. YOU have brilliance to share. What message would you share if nothing were holding you back? Just allow yourself to dream for a minute. Psst…I said no excuses!…
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How to Be More Creative

One critical thing I talk about with my coaching clients, whether it’s writing coaching, business coaching or personal coaching is the structure of creativity. I’m a highly creative person. I’ve made a living as a writer my whole life.…
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Killing Writing, Conversation Murder

Good writing is being murdered as we speak. Powerful writing is facing extinction. To write means you have something to say. Something to explore. An observation to share. A challenge to overcome. A position. An experience worth relating.…