The Science & Secret of Getting Unstuck

Years ago, as a freelance journalist, I was commissioned by one of the UK’s top glossy women’s magazines to visit a silent retreat and write a short article about the experience. This was the first time I’d received an assignment from this particular magazine and I was determined to do a good job so they’dRead the Rest…

What Separates Superior And So-So Authors

The question that I answer with this book is…. When faced with completing that sentence, what’s your initial response? Most likely it will be to choose a question you already know how to answer, in the hope that it’s also one of interest to your target audience. This kind of “knowledge sharing” is the defaultRead the Rest…

What Stephen White “Gets” and Seth Godin Doesn’t

Fortunately for all of us, my books don’t go directly from my word processor to the bookstore. First, the pages go through the hands of exemplary professionals who tune them, shine them, and prepare them for the light of day. The above comes almost at the end of the two pages of acknowledgments that oneRead the Rest…