Writers Craft


3 Quick Ways to Beat Writer’s Block

When I was writing the Sheridan And Blake books, I often found myself stumbling over writer’s block. Even the most imaginative, creative people can suffer with writer’s block from time to time. If you’re staring at blank pages or you just can’t seem to find inspiration for your next blog […]

Beating writer's block

Blog exposure on a budget

Blog Exposure on a Budget – A Contributed Post

My two favourite marketing activities for exposure are networking and blogging – talking or writing – I just love sharing and communicating stories. In the digital space, your website can be your greatest asset or your greatest liability. Having a blog on your website gives prospective customers an excuse to […]


The Power of Story – A TED Talk Review

Stories have enormous power to change our perceptions. A single story, repeated again and again, can quickly become an ‘Alternative Fact’. When all you hear about a person, a business, a brand, a place, a people, a race, is negative and you continue to hear it repeated across the spectrum […]


Business for Authors – A Book Review

Most entrepreneurs I know have shelves and shelves of business, self-help and motivational books. Speak to any of us for long enough and we’ll share with you the books we recommend; books to inspire, books to motivate and we’ll even go as far as to tell you about books that […]


The Storyteller’s Secret: Book Review and Tips

I was chatting to a business colleague at an event recently over a coffee and she said something that really resonated, she told me she was much more likely to take notice of someone in business who had published a book. She said, that while blogs and articles are a […]


Breathe New Life into Old Writing

(This is a super short, quick tips post that will take less than 5 minutes to read) I’ve been blogging for a few years now, one of the things I love about it is that gradual build up of great value I can share. Some of my most popular workshops […]


Four Eyes Are Better Than Two

So you’ve written a blog post. You’ve read through it a couple of times, looked at the preview to make sure it’s all laid out properly on the page, you’re hovering your mouse over the ‘Publish’ button. You freeze. Freak out. You read it again. You spot another mistake and […]


Rock Your Writing with a Blog

I first started blogging about three years ago. What started as a way to share ideas, evolved from a bit of fun on Blogger to an integral part of my marketing strategy to build my authorpreneur business. Although, I admit, I’m a bit slack at monitoring the stats behind my […]