Category Archives: Writing

Taking Notes

One of the trickiest parts of being a writer is taking notes–not as in writing down a speaker’s words, as in absorbing and processing critiques. Notes are often not what we want to hear, and, depending on the source, can … Continue reading

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New and Improved

Since 2008, my husband and I have been taking writers to Italy with amazingly accomplished instructors to get away from our daily distractions and focus on some serious writing. It went so well that first year that we realized we … Continue reading

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The I in Team

No one does this alone. The importance of creating a great team, surrounding yourself with trustworthy, talented, dedicated people cannot be overstated. And it’s not easy. Anyone will tell you Hollywood is full of BS artists, liars and opportunists. Good … Continue reading

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Plates in the Air

I recently left the day job to make the transition to creative work full time – stepping into the void, working without a net. It was scary but so far it’s been immensely rewarding. Like a cosmic nod from the … Continue reading

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Home Again, Home Again…

Whenever we came home from any trip, even just an errand run, my mom would say “Home again, home again, jiggety jog” from that nursery rhyme about going to market to buy a fat hog. It still runs through my … Continue reading

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