Category: Writing Post

13 THINGS THAT TURNED ME FROM READER TO PUBLISHED AUTHOR

*This post originally appeared on Medium (here) As a forty year-old bond trader, I wrote two novels and signed a 3-book deal with a publisher. I did this with little formal writing experience, no creative writing classes, no writing coach,

Posted in Writing Post Tagged with: , , , , ,

No Slipping Past Airport Security

  Young Adult Fiction Author Style Since I left the corporate world to write full-time, my wardrobe needs have changed. My charcoal and navy suits are collecting dust in my closet, praying a wedding will thrust them into the limelight

Posted in Writing Post Tagged with: , , ,

10 Memes That Writers Will Understand

What better way to connect with young adults and writers alike? So, maybe I’ve been looking at too many memes lately.  I also read a ton of writing blogs, and I don’t believe I’ve ever seen a writing post consisting

Posted in Writing Post Tagged with: , , ,

10 Things People Say When You’re Writing a Book

    Unless you’re a writer by profession, it can come as quite a surprise to friends and family that you’re writing a book. Their reactions run the gamut from uncontrollable laughter to genuine inspiration. Somewhere in the middle is

Posted in Writing Post Tagged with: , , ,