What I’ve discovered is, there’s a separation between church and state — in other words, the editors of most magazines and newspapers don’t care how long you’ve been writing advertising copy, it doesn’t make you a Continue reading
My friend, Marilyn, is probably the only person, outside of myself, who knows what I’m about to tell you. Not that there’s any reason for it to be a deep, dark secret. It’s just something I’ve never talked about, before.
Have no idea why, either.
And the only reason I’m mentioning it now is, because of a recent WordPress Daily Prompt: “If one experience or life change results from you writing your blog, what would you like it to be?”
I don’t even have to think about it.
You all know I’ve spent my career in advertising. As a copywriter and creative director. It’s what I always wanted to do, from the time I was a very young girl. I’ve worked for some of the largest agencies in the world, on some of the best brands. And I’ve had a fabulous career.
But outside of the industry, I’ve not been taken seriously, as a writer. None of us are. It’s not really a reflection Continue reading