writing prompt: pillow

Hello and welcome back to Writing Prompt Friday. I type this sitting at my sparsely decorated home writing desk, surrounded by barren bookshelves. We're moving. During a pandemic. Under an active stay-at-home order. Because we bought a house the same weekend life started turning upside down, approximately who-knows-time-anymore ago. I forgot to label the last… Continue reading writing prompt: pillow

Why NaNoWriMo 2019 is not for me

As many of you know, November is coming up and with it, National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Now, I love that for an entire month, writers gear up for a marathon of dedicated writing at the cost of personal time, family time, work time (I assume) and in some cases, personal hygiene—or so I’ve read.… Continue reading Why NaNoWriMo 2019 is not for me

5-minute free writing

I was an art student in college. I graduated with a degree in applied design and visual arts. Became a graphic designer and web designer. I sketched a lot. Not so much now that I’m a writer. So far, I’ve spent much of my copywriting career working alongside designers, and I’ve seen them constantly sketching.… Continue reading 5-minute free writing

Writing Prompt Friday (fire exit)

Rubber Ducky Copywriter - Writing Prompt Friday

Hello and welcome back to Writing Prompt Friday! This week is brought to you by my on-the-spot imagination. As in, I saw something, took a picture and thought "Gee, this would make an excellent writing prompt." I stopped for flowers and went home with so much more. Ready? On to this week’s writing prompt… Bonus points for… Continue reading Writing Prompt Friday (fire exit)

The Best Social Media Sites for Copywriters

Now that I’ve covered why copywriters should use social media to help build their brand, I’m going to assume that you’re reading this because you’re on board and want to get started, or you’ve started and you’re wondering if you chose the right social platform. Or you're wondering if I know what I'm talking about.… Continue reading The Best Social Media Sites for Copywriters