Musings

Creating an Annual New Year’s Letter

The holiday season is the perfect time to reach out and connect with family and friends near and far. For many of us, it’s a great opportunity to hone our writing skills and create an annual letter that lets everyone know what’s transpired during the past twelve...

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The Power of Words

How much thought do you give to the impact of the words and phrases you say to yourself and others? As a writer and editor, I think about the words we use—a lot! Not only written words, but also the words we use in conversation, whether in self-talk or with others....

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Writing the “In-Betweens”

Until quite recently, I coached writers, especially those working on memoirs, to “dig deep”—to get to the heart of their stories and those core experiences and truths. To take us into their learnings, transformations, and aha moments. As I spoke these words about the...

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