I’m looking forward to connecting with you. I love the opportunity to share my experience and expertise with others, and also to learn from you. Your thoughts and encouragement are such a big part of what makes my projects work. Thanks for being here!

Where do you want to be one year from now?

Where do you want to be one year from now?

Before I started The Company, I worked in the secular publishing industry for ten years, mostly as a marketing consultant and developmental editor. No matter who my client was, I found that I almost always gave the same advice over and over. There are a few things...

How do I set the stakes in my story?

How do I set the stakes in my story?

My friend Erynn recently emailed me this question. "I've submitted to The Company's critique group a few times and one of your comments kind of stuck with me. I was wondering if you wouldn't mind giving me a little writing advice? You mentioned the last time I...

Feeling indecisive? Do you know your mission?

Feeling indecisive? Do you know your mission?

Are you ever paralyzed by small decisions? Like you’re going to get some lunch, but you just can’t seem to pick somewhere and make it happen? Try defining the mission. It may seem silly, but getting lunch is a big theoretical idea. With no parameters, it’s a wide open...