writer

CHOOSING YOUR AUTHOR NAME

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet, Shakespeare wrote, but what author name do you want to ...

THE SECRET TO FINDING YOUR VOICE AS A WRITER

Often, aspiring writers are concerned about creating a unique voice in their writing. They want to sound like no one ...

WRITE A MEMOIR, NOVELIZATION, OR SELF-HELP BOOK BASED ON YOUR EXPERIENCES

Many aspiring authors contact me about help with writing a book based on what they’ve learned as a result of their ...

“YOU CAN’T EDIT YOUR LIFE”–OR CAN YOU? THOUGHTS ON MEMOIR WRITING

A client reported to me that a professional in the industry had made this observation after reading the book proposal ...

KNOW THYSELF: BE TRUE TO YOUR VISION AS A WRITER

Last night’s American Idol was a wonderful example of what happens when an aspiring artist looking to achieve success takes ...