Editors have the tools to chip away at all the extraneous bits in a story, whittling everything down to its essence to expose the story so that a reader cannot look away.
I see you. The creative soul who usually spends days head down in a journal. Maybe elbow deep in paint or fingers dusty with smudged charcoal. Perhaps you prefer quick shutter speeds and wide lenses. The resonance of a guitar string strummed softly. Or rhythm moving through your body expressing pain past and present, like … Continue reading Creativity under attack: surviving quarantine as an artist
I arrived home on Wednesday to find my pre-order copies of BIG: Stories About Life in Plus-Sized Bodies had arrived.
It was an honour to help Mare McHale edit Finding Your Cape: How to Course Correct and Achieve Greatness When Things Don’t Go As Planned.
The thing about being a freelance editor is you can’t see the all the reactions your writer has during the highs and lows of the editing process.
Happy New Year! It feels like forever since I have shared an update on projects. With all the fun 2020 puns going around, I could easily say it feels like a decade since I last posted. (Thanks, it feels much better having that out of my system.) I got some incredibly amazing news that I … Continue reading BIG featured on Loan Stars list
Thrilled to share that Mare McHale has announced the title of her book in her most recent vlog. https://youtu.be/TBamg7eSwFU This project has been led by the heart in so many ways, and I am so excited to see my client so happy with the outcome, but able to share the news with so many. Known … Continue reading Finding Your Cape: Mare McHale announces book title
I have never heard my grandfather's voice. Now that I have that chance, why am I stalling on pressing play?
This season always makes me wistful.
The thing about communications and marketing is, you have to be there when things happen. It is those moments in between the scheduled things that can take your breath away. My view from the "office" today