The text for your brochure or website is finished. Time to put it in a template and publish it, right? Not so fast! Editing is a vital step in the writing process. A former boss referred to writing a first draft as spewing. It’s all about getting words on paper. But are those the right words? Are […]
In today’s world, presenting a professional image is a key part to setting your business apart from the competition. Having attractive, professional ads and promotional materials tells your customers that you will treat their business well, too. Producing such materials can be confusing. Should a piece be in color or black-and-white? What about one color or […]
Abraham Lincoln is all the rage. At the movies, during TV commercial breaks, and even in the bookstore, Honest Abe is popping up everywhere. Guess it is no surprise that when I did an online search looking for quotes on procrastination there he was. Lincoln’s advice? You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading […]
Twitter. Facebook. Blogging. Email. Cell phone calls. Text messages. No, I’m not compiling a list of modern communications. Just recapping a typical day. It’s actually rather amazing to think how communication has changed since I listened to Dr. Bill Stowe’s discussion of the sender-receiver-medium-message functions in Comm Theory class. Oh, those principles still apply, but […]
Hello there! I'm Dawn. I am a Christ-follower who loves writing. I'm seeking an agent for my first novel (a young adult mystery) while working as a full-time PR professional, freelance writer and cofounder of The Pink Typewriter Project, an initiative to make a difference in the world by promoting positive thinking, gratitude, and service to others. (Check us out at ThePinkTypewriterProject.com.) I blog regularly about my faith journey and life in general.
"May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be pleasing to You O, Lord, my rock and my Redeemer." -- Psalm 19:14