Writing a Book: Overview

I’ve been a book coach for 19 years, working with people all over the world on memoir, novels, self-help books and even film scripts. I began my career as an international journalist (in newsrooms like London’s Financial Times). People come to my company, Art of Storytelling, wanting to write and publish a book. Few understand […]

The art of revision

Front seat, digital photography, http://www.carolineallen.com When I finished the rough draft of Earth a few years ago, I felt like I’d just run a marathon. I made it past the finish line, leaned over my knees to catch my breath, held the stitch in my side and paced while sucking from a water bottle. When […]