About Me

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Writing Tips, Tricks and Secrets 

Thank you for visiting my site. I am an author, speaker and national trainer. I blog as often as I have valuable content to share, so check in for my latest posts. I do my best to share only the best, most actionable content, so please let me know how I can help you even more. 

I’m currently gearing up for a book launch in October 2017 for my book, QUERY LETTER SWIPE FILE. Here is the important info:

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  • Pre-order bonuses open on September 23, 2017 with tiered packages 

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  • Official launch of QUERY LETTER SWIPE FILE is Oct 7, 2017. 




Here are some of my most popular blog posts

21 Best Query Letter Tools: The Fastest Way to Get An Agent – Even If You Don’t Have Any Experience

The Anchor Effect of Bestselling Authors

13 Things You’re Probably Doing Wrong With Your Story

How to Write Like James Patterson

The 10 Hilariously Familiar Stages of Writing a Novel (In Pictures)

More About Me

I have presented at local and national conferences on a wide spectrum of topics including communication, public speaking, body language, cultural sensitivity, storytelling, behavioral change and influence.

I am the author of the QUERY LETTER SWIPE FILE, the standalone speculative fiction thriller, Wicker Hollow,  and the Past Lives novel series. I am currently at work on my next nonfiction book for writers and the final installments in the Past Lives series.

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