Hello friends, We are nearing the end of March, and that thing happened to me that happened to all of the adults in my life when I was younger - I…
Every time I hear of one of my fellow writers taking their work to the next level, and then publishing their work, I feel like Master Kan from Kung Fu.
I love the airport. I love how, regardless of the fact that the gate isn't moving, we all go and check to make sure the gate is there before we seek out…
A Companion to the How to Write a Children’s Book in 7 Days or Less course. This course explores circle structure - which is a commonly used format for…
Substack is the best blogging platform and here’s why: (Quick note - I was not paid to write this blog post. I was just looking at my dashboard and…
Hello friends, It has been a very productive week in the Burgess domicile. After a much-needed visit from my dear friend, Annette, I feel restored and…
🐒 How to Write a "Monkey Paw" Story Mini Course is now available on Skillshare and Udemy This is one of the easiest outlines to follow. If you fill in…

February 2023

Have you ever been moved by visual art? It's a strange, unsettling feeling. Something you are looking at without your permission taps on an emotional…
"Reach out, touch faith."
when you tell people all the things you're doing, you're scattered. when you tell people all the things you're scrolling, you're just on social media.
Hello friends, I don't have a long note for you today. I hope you've had a lovely weekend so far and I hope you enjoy the items listed below: 📝A List…
How to Write a Children's Book: A 7-Day Workshop in a Book