Category Archives: Writing

WHOOPS, I DID IT AGAIN.

Last fall, I participated in NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month, where thousands of writers around the world take on the challenge of writing 50,000 words in thirty days. I wrote a few posts about the beginning, the middle and the … Continue reading

Posted in Editing, NANOWRIMO, Uncategorized, Writing | 3 Comments

HURTS SO GOOD: USING CRITIQUES TO MAKE YOUR WORK STRONGER.

Writing a novel couldn’t be more different than writing an ad. Or so I thought. In the last few weeks, I’ve realized just how much the lessons I’ve learned throughout my advertising career have been helping me in my latest … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising, Creative Process, Editing, Fiction, Writing | 9 Comments

THE CONFERENCE REPORT: CLEVELAND

In the ad-world, conference reports usually fall on the shoulders of the account team, but since this was a writing conference—I figured I would give it a shot! Last summer, after finishing what I thought was the final draft of … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Conference Report, Conferences, I Wrote A Book—Now What?, Networking, Writing | Leave a comment