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Yesterday, Philip Seymour Hoffman died, and I’m profoundly sad.
I’m a writer, editor, crafter and speaker. My new book, Make It Mighty Ugly: Exercises And Advice For Getting Creative Even When It Ain't Pretty, is available for pre-order, so that's pretty exciting if you're me (and maybe if you're you) (probably if you're you) (just saying). Here's a handy list of other things about me.
I write here about creativity, business, crafts, publishing and books.
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"Make it Mighty Ugly offers exercise and advice for getting creative. I will say I feel a little bit anxious reading her suggestions. A lot of it is really out of my comfort zone – but, I totally get that is mostly the point. She writes about making one part of your home that you love with abandon. Moving furniture, hanging new art, adding and removing knickknacks. Nope. Every cell in my body...