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Some books change the world in small ways. Some books change them in big ones. This week, I’m celebrating the launch of a book I think may just do the latter—How to Train a Happy Mind: A Skeptic’s Path to Enlightenment by my client Scott Snibbe. In addition to being a writer, Scott is a longtime student of Tibetan Buddhism … Read More

How to Tell If You Have What It Takes to Succeed as a Writer

Susan DeFCreative Writing, fiction, Reflections, Writing resourcesLeave a Comment

As a freelance editor, I work with all kinds of different writers—from those racing to make the tight publishing timelines set by their publishers to those who are just starting off on their journey. Sometimes I’m the very first person a writer has ever shown their manuscript to. Sometimes I’m the first person they’ve ever shown their writing to at … Read More