If you ever find yourself in the wrong story, leave

“If you ever find yourself in the wrong story, leave.” Mo Willems I was doing that rapid buzz through e-mail thing so many of us do to cross a “to do” item off our lists when this gem of a quote brought me back to mindfulness. It’s timely, of course (as so much is when… Continue reading If you ever find yourself in the wrong story, leave

Creative writing can be hysterical

Sometimes you just need a good laugh. It’s fun to design client marketing material that has prospects smiling, giggling or drawing attention from office mates seeking the source of huge guffaws. Inspiration for this can come from unusual places. Creative writing with effective humor can enhance anything you produce. Recently, the Business Insider posted 15… Continue reading Creative writing can be hysterical

Writers could learn a lot about being effective from great public speakers

“You do not have to explain every single drop of water contained in a rain barrel. You have to explain one drop—H2O. The reader will get it.” —George Singleton Concise writing is an art. Hopefully someday, marketers, advertisers and copy writers will all converge on this ideal. It starts, but then we get drawn back… Continue reading Writers could learn a lot about being effective from great public speakers

The Ultimate Blog Challenge

I don’t usually need motivation to write (it’s what I do for a living and something I truly enjoy), but figured I’d take this Ultimate Blog Challenge to commit to daily blog posts this month. Don’t expect this kind of volume after July. Still, it seemed like a good goal with the launch of this… Continue reading The Ultimate Blog Challenge

Having fun with writing projects

If you dread marketing or writing and seek an honest, talented provider, feel you don’t have the skills but want to learn or have a couple of projects you need to get done but lack the time to make it so, you’ve come to the right place. We’ll offer free tips periodically to those following… Continue reading Having fun with writing projects