• Handling Rejection

    So you’ve chosen the path of the creative. Congrats, you’re pursuing your calling! At least, I hope it’s your calling. I hope you’re driven, excited and passionate about what will be your life’s work. Otherwise you’re not going to make it. Seriously. If you’re not 1000 percent committed to this path, the rejection you’re going to […]

  • Unleash Your Creativity by Limiting Yourself

    Recently I set out to write a new web series. But unlike most spec work that I do, this series is heading to production. That means it had some limitations, mostly the budget. It’s almost non-existent. That meant I was limited to very few characters (because characters translate to actors who translate into steep costs), […]

  • 5 Reasons You’re Still an Amateur Writer

    Amateur isn’t a bad word and being an amateur writer isn’t a bad thing. We all started there — technically it just means that you’re pursuing your work on an unpaid basis. Eventually, most of us, though, want to make the jump from amateur to pro. I think that can look like different things for different […]

  • 8 Ways to Spark and Build Your Imagination

    Your imagination is one of your most precious possessions. It’s the fuel to your creative fires. But— sometimes our imaginations aren’t quite as active or developed as they could be. I’m here to help. Here are 8 imagination building exercises and ideas.