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When deadlines allow, I love to muse on all things publishing. I share tips, tricks and stories to make your path easier + more fun!

Becoming a Writer by Showing Up

Happy almost Thanksgiving (for you Americans)… Year after year, one of the things I’m most grateful for in my life has been my decision to become a writer. In August 1993, I woke up with a dream in the middle of the night that showed me six books I was “supposed” to write. The dream […]

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So we had this little event…

And every radiant being there blew us away! On November 6, Danielle LaPorte, Justine Musk, and I met up in Santa Monica with a full house of people like you – creative talents with open hearts, gleeful faces, and super intelligent questions. “So much genius in one room—-this place is VIBRATING with loving wisdom : )” –  Samantha […]

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