Planning for a Short Time: An Encouraging Words Episode

EPISODE 286E It’s the second quarter of the year — how is your writing going? Where are you in meeting the goals you set for yourself a few months ago? Here are some tips for getting more done this quarter…and maybe more done for the rest of the year! Good luck!

Estates and Wills: An Interview with David E Edey

EPISODE 268I Today’s guest is Certified Executor Advisor, David E Edey, talking to us about his new book, Executor Help: How to Settle an Estate, Pick an Executor, and Avoid Family Fights. David has worked in the financial planning industry for over 35 years, and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to us. We…

I Get to or I Have to Write: An Interview with Shawn Smucker

EPISODE 260I Author Shawn Smucker returns to the show to talk about his brand new book, The Weight of Memory. I’m a big fan of his magical realism books, and this one didn’t disappoint. Shawn and I talk about memory, how we think it works and what studies are showing about it. This conversation —…

If You Can’t Get Started: An Encouraging Words Episode

EPISODE 233I Since it’s barely past the beginning of the year, I figure some people are having challenges in getting back into their writing on a regular basis. I know I’ve had some challenges trying to get my head out of vacation mode! So I came up with some ideas that might help you. I…

Encouragement to Take a Leap

EPISODE 167T A couple weeks ago, I spoke to my Rotary Club about myself and ended with what I hoped was an encouraging push for everyone to believe that they have a lot to give to the world, no matter background or age. I hope listening to my talk encourages you to believe you have…