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#Grateful. 100 Best Websites for Writers, 2017

I’m excited to share Write Life's “100 Best Websites for Writers in 2017,” with a new Podcast category! If you don’t yet know this site, you’re going to love them. So many resources for making your writing goals happen, year after year. Here they’ve pulled together...

My Most Fave Obsessive Indulgences + Biz Advice

Hey all! I recently had a blast being interviewed for this "You Should Know Her” column, and wanted to share my obsessive indulgences, travel must-haves, and most treasured brands (including book, magazine, and editor names). Plus, we drill down into other topics I...

I’ve Got a Publishing Secret

I wasn’t sure I’d ever talk about this. But if my experience helps you navigate your own writing + pub goals, I think it’s worth revealing. Late last year, I met with several publishers about having my own imprint. Essentially being a publisher within a publisher....

Give the Ultimate Writing Gift

"Creativity takes courage." ~ Henri Matisse ? Oh, yes it does, my friend. LOTS of it. Day after day. After. Day. From the start of my career in the Writing + Book Biz over 25 years ago, I said that stringing words together to entertain/educate others was not for the...

Guru Singh: Buried Treasures Revealed

Allow me to share perhaps my favorite conversation on writing EVER. As in, of all time. My dear friend of over two decades, Guru Singh, joins me on today’s episode of the Beautiful Writers Podcast and I know you've NEVER heard anything like what’s about to come into...

Carmel Discount (Writing Retreat)

Hello, beautiful writer! I’d love to share a few quick things: 1). how you can reserve a spot at one of my upcoming Carmel Writing Retreats at the old rate, 2). a new celebrity testimonial I just received about the retreat (wow/humbled beyond) + another book deal...

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