Genre Busters

What's A Genre Buster?

I’ve long been interested in how to create a successful career and meaning filled life … for me and for my clients. I’ve read hundreds of books, scoured countless blogs, and read lord know how many articles about career development and the lives of artists, writers, and other creatives. Do you fit firmly on the…

Rebooting Genre Busters Podcast

In 2006 and 2007 I conducted a series of interviews with eclectic, multitalented creatives. The series was very popular and folks told me they learned lots and really enjoyed meeting quirky creatives like themselves. This week I rebooted the interview series, with a particular focus on writers and authors, over at BlogTalk Radio. My plan…

The 5 Most Important Lessons I Learned This Decade!

Happy New Year! At 1 level it is very hard to believe that we are reaching the end of the 1st decade of the 21st century! WOW! Where did the Tempus Fugit? (Latin 4 “Time Flees“) It has been a challenging and rewarding 10 years for me. When this decade began:I didn’t have Fibromyalgia. My…

Best of the Noughties

My most favourite seller of books just announced it’s “Best of the Noughties” — the best books of the last decade. My best series is …. Ta da …. Gabaldon’s Outlander! After all not only is she THE BEST story teller it is her approach to writing that created the NAME I use to characterize…

Is "Easy Money" Really "Easy"?

I got some interesting feedback from my last post,  “The Lure of Easy Money”. Here’s what my client Steve said, “One thing I might say (from my perspective) is that the money AIN’T easy… (If this is easy, I hate to think what hard money would be like :-0 )  and it’s not that I…