Inspiration: Creativity In Action!

July 9, 2013

There are two parts to writing books, or making movies, or any other creative endeavor. First, you get an idea. That leads to the second, and truly difficult, part: actually doing something about it. But I’ve got two great examples of people having great ideas, and then working to make them a reality. As a […]

Day 4 of the 12 Days of Cherries Giveaway: An E-Book!

December 6, 2012

I’m still celebrating the 3rd anniversary of the release of Cherries in Winter – by giving away gifts! Today’s present: the e-book version of Cherries 🙂 All you have to do to win is be the first person to leave a comment on my blog. When you do, please specify your e-reading device: Kindle, Nook, […]

My GH Cover Story on Bobby Flay!

July 3, 2012

One of my favorite recent assignments was writing Good Housekeeping‘s cover story on celebrity chef Bobby Flay. When I told friends about this, even the most jaded industry types would say, “Ooh, Flay–I love him! Was he nice?” He was. He was great–really friendly and quick with the perfect quote, which made him a writer’s […]