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August 2019

Enter to Win an Autographed Copy of West Is San Francisco!


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The Two Biggest Problems INFP Writers Face with the Creative Process

Last week I did an interview for the Art Stuff podcast with Jessica Johannesen. Jessica originally contacted me because she’d read The INFJ Writer and was curious to learn more about how intuitive personality types have their own unique struggles when it comes to creativity. However, as we started talking, the conversation focused on one topic in particular: the specific challenges INFP artists face with creative projects.

This is a topic I’m very familiar with, as fully half of my clients are INFP writers. I see the same problems over and over again when working with INFPs. It’s gotten to the point that when I do an initial consultation call with a new INFP, I pretty much already know what they’re going to tell me. Continue Reading

Introverts Mean Business – An Awesome Digital Subscription Box for Introverted Business Women

As an introvert, a solopreneur, and a creative person who puts a lot of thought into how my creations can both serve the world AND bring me income so that I can continue doing the creative work that I love, I’m always on the lookout for resources that help creative introverts thrive on the business side of things. So when I was contacted by Introverts Mean Business to see if I would be interested in trying out their digital subscription box for introverted business women that “helps you stay true to your introversion and build your business at the same time” I jumped at the chance. Continue Reading

Writers, Please Remember, It’s Called a Shitty First Draft for a Reason

I started a new novel last week. I had been thinking about the story for at least two months. The characters kept popping into my mind at all hours of the day. I could see them so clearly. I felt so connected to them. I thought about them while I was driving, while I was in the shower, effortlessly seeing them in vivid scenes, some of which even brought tears to my eyes.

Then I sat down and wrote the first chapter.

It was awful. Continue Reading

Finding the Writer Within Free Online Event!

I’m speaking at the Finding the Writer Within Free Online Event! If you’re an introvert writer interested in starting your book, finishing your book, self-editing, building a platform, or anything else to do with growing into your best self as a writer, you should definitely check it out. It’s made for all writers at ALL skill levels, so there’s something there for everyone.

It comes with a bunch of free gifts too, one of which is the Kindle version of my marketing book for writers, Firefly Magic: Heart Powered Marketing for Highly Sensitive Writers. Reserve your spot now!