How Posting About Britney Spears Helped My Career

I love Britney Spears, and I’m not afraid to let the world know it. It may be the single subject I post most about on social media, a situation further exacerbated by three quirky facts about my life: 1. My sister also loves Britney, so we’re often posting...

Real Writers Risk

I read an insightful piece on Fast Company’s website today by novelist Michael Grothaus about how he quit his six-figure tech job to write his book. What I loved most was this part: Like any dream venture, whether it’s writing a novel or launching a...

Blogs from Alumni of My Gotham Blog Writing Class

Here are some blogs launched by recent “graduates” of my Blog Writing classes at Gotham Writers Workshop. I’ll update as new classes progress! Emily Anderson, Married to a Comedian Lisa Denning, The Wine Chef Yaniv Gilad, prodissues Daniel Gomez, Up...
Win a Free Skillshare Class!

Win a Free Skillshare Class!

The nice people at 96 Problems — creators of the Rough Draft writing app — are offering a Skillshare scholarship for the best answer to my writing prompt: All the details are here; the deadline is April 4. This is your chance to take any of Skillshare’s great...

Upcoming Writing Classes

I’ll be teaching Blog Writing in one-day and six-week options for Gotham Writers Workshops’ next term. Six Weeks: Wednesdays, afternoon (2-5 p.m.) and evening (7-10 p.m.) sessions available, starting April 13 One Day: April 9 Gotham has lots of other great...