March 12, 2019 admin

I was beyond honored to be given the chance to put on a free presentation for The Writers Group called Why You Aren’t A Professional Writer… Yet. Thanks to everyone who attended! It was great meeting all of you, and I was delighted that so many of you had such positive reviews afterwards. I’m going to turn my presentation into a four-part podcast series in the near future, so keep your eyes open!

January 9, 2019 admin

Ah, winter. Time for Ohio’s famously bad weather… and unexpected surprises. When your company gets bought out by a national conglomerate, and you’re one of dozens of people who get downsized because they don’t want to maintain a branch in Ohio, it can ding your enthusiasm a little bit. But it does make you think. The beginning of the year is traditionally when people are regrouping, recouping, and making long term plans. So I’m going to talk about the three steps I’m taking to find an exciting new direction in the New Year! (more…)

June 21, 2018 admin

It was a bright day in my life when Vera, of, offered me the chance to join her stable of book reviewers. Between 2010 and 2016, I worked as a part-time book reviewer at And I loved every minute of it. I got a chance to review books from a wide range of genres. I reviewed new authors and seasoned professionals. I reviewed books that were downright sensational, and books that I was mildly surprised had been published at all. Vera was an amazing teacher. She not only made me want to write the best review possible, she…

June 10, 2018 admin

As much as I love working for Haines and Company, most of my work has been as a ghost writer. But one of our directors recently gave me the chance to spread my wings and write some articles of my own! My articles on how nonprofits can use augmented reality and free online marketing tools are already up, but there should be more to come, and soon! Check out my newly-minted author’s page at the link below, for all the latest updates.