I like to think about writing. I like to think about creativity. I like to think about how the creative process informs every aspect of our lives, whether it’s parenting or leading, loving or learning.
And I like to write it all down and share my thoughts and enter into a conversation with others. Because life is just one wonderful series of conversations.
Beyond that, I’m executive director of National Novel Writing Month and the co-founder of 100 Word Story.
I wrote a book on creativity, Pep Talks for Writers: 52 Insights and Actions to Boost Your Creative Mojo, and co-authored a writing book for teens, Brave the Page. My essays on creative writing have appeared in The New York Times, Poets & Writers, LitHub, Writer’s Digest, and The Writer.
I’ve also published my own fiction, including:
I like talking about the creative life as well. I co-host of the podcast Write-minded.
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