April 11, 2016

Thank you, Washington Post….

My son and I text each other songs each day, just one way I [try to] stay connected to my teenager. And I hadn’t really thought […]
September 7, 2015

If you’re a parent or coach of a young athlete, be sure to check out this special report on painkiller addictions

I just spent three weeks researching, interviewing and writing a special report recently published by USA Today High School Sports on the risk of pain pill […]
April 14, 2015

Guest Post: 5 Tips to Increase Your Freelance Income

Hi all, I’m swapping blogging duties with Jodie Marzett today! I’m over at The Marzett Group blog  discussing 5 tips for small business owners on being […]
March 23, 2015

Olympian Michael Weiss talks hard work and discipline in youth sports in USA Today HSS

Recently I had the opportunity to interview professional figure skating champion Michael Weiss, 3-time USA National Champion and 2-time Olympian, for a story for USA Today’s […]
January 26, 2015

Do your writing skills make a difference in freelance job offers? One grammar company says yes.

The grammar-checking company Grammarly, Inc., recently contacted me and shared the results of a survey they did on 400 freelancers’ profiles: how did writing skills correlate […]
October 16, 2013

Interview with writer Michael Solender: how he landed a cover story

I recently had the pleasure of being introduced to writer Michael Solender, thanks to our mutual friend, blogger Kim Urig over at Our Daily Green. Michael has […]
May 7, 2013

3 Tips To Make More Money as a Writer: Guest Post from Author Kelly James Enger

SO excited to host one of my gurus, Kelly James Enger, on my blog today! Some of you know Kelly as the author of Six Figure Freelancing […]
April 2, 2013

PR 101: 3 more free tips on dealing with the media, part 2

A couple of weeks ago, I posted my story about the small business owner who did not trust the media at all, so when I contacted […]