Writing

ANNOUNCEMENT: The Fearless Writer Podcast Is Almost Here!

Hey there!

My podcast, The Fearless Writer, is scheduled to be released this week! I’ll be sharing strategies to help you become a better and more profitable writer, tips on how to write a story that works, and what it means to have a successful author mindset. 

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5 Ways to Stop Fear and Doubt from Sabotaging Your Writing Career

Do you dream of becoming a published author but haven’t taken those first steps? Many successful authors have sat where you are right now. Maybe you’re unsure where to begin. Or you wonder if your writing is good enough. Those are all very normal feelings. If you have a story to tell, a character to introduce to the world, thoughts and ideas that are fighting to get out in print, then I say it’s time to begin the journey toward making your dreams come true.

Unleash the Spark: Write What Sets Your Soul on Fire

Unleash the Spark: Write What Sets Your Soul on Fire

I’ve recently heard from writers who are wondering how vulnerable, raw, or even politically correct they should attempt to be in their writing. The overarching fear is that there’s a risk of backlash for potentially offending a reader. And I get it. In this day and age, it’s difficult to discern how differing views and thoughts will be received and how people will react.

I’ve been faced with this dilemma myself and I’m sure many of you have, too. So, at the risk of offending someone, I’m going to share my opinion.

The Writer's Guide to Working With an Editor

The Writer's Guide to Working With an Editor

You’ve just finished your first draft. You went through it with a fine-tooth comb, revising and rewriting. Now it’s time to send it off to the editor, but you have no clue what to expect. By the end of this post you’ll know what to expect from the process and feel comfortable working with a professional editor.