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July 19, 2017

Thank you, VOICES.com, the leading website for the professional voice talent industry, for featuring me in your scriptwriting article on breathing life into dry subjects: “Writing an Educational Script? Tips from a New York Emmy Award-Winning Scriptwriter.”

 


June 28, 2017

June is almost over and I haven’t left my desk much. It’s been a productive month. I’m working on or finishing up content for four websites, two scripts, six articles and a series of corporate positioning statements.


June 9, 2017

Got a midweek shot of writing inspiration listening to Anna Quindlen.


May 30, 2017

Over the last few years, I’ve referenced Guggenheim Museum Bilbao–the building many consider the most influential work of modern architecture–in probably a half dozen articles on architecture and design. Seeing it in person last week was a thrill.


March 31, 2017

Just completed a core values document for a leader in the global tourism industry. Very satisfying to have a hand in articulating a company’s culture, vision and mission.

“I can say that you’ve really hit the nail on the head. Thank you! I am excited about our Core Values and I am very happy with your work. Job well done!”   – CEO


March 30, 2017

Missing spleens, jockstrap checks, George Carlin’s drug bust and Margaret Thatcher’s electric baths. After leading a workshop on personal essay writing at the 3rd annual Long Island LitFest, I got to sit back and relax listening to incredible stories from the likes of Dave Barry, Gail Sheehy, Alan Zweibel, Bill Scheft, Steven Gaines, Kelly Carlin and Barry Dougherty.


March 17, 2017

Write your life. I’ll be offering a free workshop on personal essay writing to kick off the 2017 edition of Long Island LitFest Sunday, March 26 at Madison Theatre at Molloy College in Rockville Centre. On the LitFest line-up this year: Dave Barry, Gaily Sheehy, Alan Zweibel and other best-selling authors.


March 13, 2017

In my latest story for the Wall Street Journal Custom Studio, I write about how Miami’s creative community is pioneering the next ‘it’ neighborhoods.

 


February 23, 2017

Dave Barry and Gail Sheehy headline this year’s Long Island LitFest March 26 at Madison Theatre in Rockville Centre.  I’ll be presenting a special pre-fest workshop, “Write Your Life: Intro to Personal Essay Writing” at noon. Workshop admission is free with a Long Island LitFest ticket but registration is required. Call 516-323-4444.

 


February 21, 2017

I’m a judge for this year’s American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) Awards for excellence in writing. The ceremony will be held May 5 at the annual ASJA Writers Conference in New York City.