The single most important factor in the success of my blog? Hint: It’s not magic & it’s not that I’m a special snowflake. It’s my Blog Planner – my Editorial Calendar. I like using the name, “Blog Planner” because it sounds less intimidating than the big, detailed, commitment-filled thing we imagine when we hear, “Editorial Calendar” we […]Read More
Avoid Overwhelm now & Burnout later by planning your brand – one bite at a time. Try out this 5 step Brand Plan process with me & share your dream goals too!Read More
Everywhere you look right now, someone is telling you how to do your Year-End-Planning. It’s unbelievable how many times I’ve heard some version of that advice in the past week alone. Plan your 2016 for Your Business NOW; Make Your 2016 a SUCCESS by Planning your year today; Without a good Plan, Your Business Will FAIL; December is […]Read More
It’s that horrible feeling when you sit down to write. & instead of feeling a creative flow, you sit paralyzed, staring at your computer screen & seething at the injustice of your creative life. Everybody who’s tried communicating with words has felt it: a paralyzing barrier between the idea you want to share & the ability to actually Get. […]Read More
A few weeks ago, I went on the trip of a lifetime. I didn’t go on rides at Disneyland or see a Broadway show in New York City, & I didn’t go to Scotland to search for a family castle either. Sup, Clan MacLeod! I went to San Francisco; it wasn’t even my first trip there, but […]Read More
Your Editorial Calendar doesn’t need to feel like a set of creativity-handcuffs. It should feel like a comforting & inspiring guideline. One that allows you to be more creative. Not stifled & uninspired. I’m an idea machine. I’ve always been a “creative person,” whatever that means, & I operated under the assumption for a long […]Read More
I'm a writer, editor, illustrator, teacher, mother of two and enthusiastic cat-belly snuggler.
I write about Writing, Business and Blogging...and sometimes about Changing the World.
Because if you're going to worry about commas and cash flow and social shares, you can pay attention to empathy and kindness too, right?
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Posts about your writing process, practice and skills - and how to use them to change the world.
Posts to help you use your online stage effectively and ethically - while having a bit of fun.
Posts to help you find your brand voice and use it in your small business to make a big impact.
Posts to help you take your small business or writing adventure and turn it into an engine for change in the world around you.
Posts to help you make space in your life for the important things - like sharing your Voice and changing the World.