Coaching Packages

Schedule a 30 minute meeting with me at https://calendly.com/gratefulpoet. Writing coach, level 1. For those who subscribe to this package, I will: Provide accountability Help create a writing routine Talk about your vision for your writing life, your genre, and your expectations for the current project Recommend resources and books to read, both fiction andContinue reading “Coaching Packages”

Creativity Flows Freely to Me Like Everlasting Electricity

When I feel disconnected from my creativity, my sense of self worth plummets. I know that I have so much more to offer the world, but creativity feels as essential as my heart, or my bones, or my tongue. Without it, I cannot love, cannot speak, cannot move or be moved. Logic dictates that IContinue reading “Creativity Flows Freely to Me Like Everlasting Electricity”

When I Express Myself Through My Writing, I am the Clearest Version of Myself

When I express myself through my writing, I am the clearest version of myself.We all want to express ourselves, artists and nonartists alike. There is something in us, thrumming in our hearts and souls, begging to be let out. But expression does not always come easy. If you have anxiety, you know the feeling ofContinue reading “When I Express Myself Through My Writing, I am the Clearest Version of Myself”

Writing is… Rewriting

Any writer who says they don’t rewrite is either a complete liar or a partial liar. Maybe they edit as they go along, or maybe they really do THINK their work is perfect. If you’re new to writing (I have been writing for 20 years and consider myself new to writing) then you might beContinue reading “Writing is… Rewriting”

Oracle Cards for Writers, Introduction

Earlier this year I had a lightbulb moment. I love oracle cards and I love writing, and helping other writers. I have long been a fan of books like The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron and Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert. Could that be translated into oracle cards? Could I create a series of OracleContinue reading “Oracle Cards for Writers, Introduction”

Sylvia Was Here

From 2011 to 2013, I had the pleasure of attending SUNY Old Westbury where, under the tutelage of a brilliant group of professors, I studied writers and women from all over the world, of all different backgrounds. I was especially interested in, under the umbrella of literature, queer studies, and feminist studies. It was atContinue reading “Sylvia Was Here”