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Writefully Inspired

What in the World Does It Mean to Be “Writefully Inspired?”

I strive to do what I consider rightful – by passing on messages to inspire others.

life tribute

When a Life Tribute Brings You to Tears

Just about everyone recognizes the value of a life tribute.   Yet, many struggle with putting together their words.   Grief has a habit of getting in the way.  Meanwhile, it is a task that must be done. Frustration.  Guilt.  Remorse.  Obligation.  Love. Let’s face it.  Understandably, these are all emotional tears …


When You Really Need to Write a Eulogy and Don’t Know How

Pardon me.  I know this might come off as morose.  However, there may be a reason you need to write a eulogy.  And, like most, consider it an insurmountable task. I was just a child when I attended my first funeral.  Unfortunately, it was the death of my infant sister.  …


Confessions of a Seasoned Ghostwriter: An Interesting Perspective

As a professional writer, I seldom write in the first person.  The truth is that in many cases, I am a ghostwriter.  Frankly, only a select few know I am responsible for what they read.  Alas, I seldom get the credit for my words. Make no mistake.  I would love …

careful what you put in writing

Be Careful What You Put in Writing

Most are familiar with the warning to be careful what you put in writing.  The caution existed eons before technology helped speed up the process of written communication.  Although many still embrace handwritten notes, others enjoy text messaging or social media posts.  Still others enjoy the instant gratification of exchanging …

A Plea to an Addict Son

In recent weeks, obituaries for those lost to addiction have become viral.  Tears form in our eyes each time we read one of these.   As writers, we recognize the power of the word.  Memorials come after the fact.  Could even one life be saved with a plea to an addict …

Kiss and Slap Offenders

Kiss and Slap Offenders

Like many mothers, my mom was a source of infinite wisdom.  One of my favorites was her characterization of certain actions as a “kiss and a slap”.  She was entirely correct.  An assortment of  individuals just do not get the damage that transpires with their random assertions. Kiss and Slap …

hire a blogger

Why Hire a Blogger?

It might seem simple enough to blog for your own website.  So, why hire a blogger?  After all, you know your business better than anyone else does.  What’s the big secret that even warrants the consideration to hire a blogger? First, do you have the time?  Blogging may seem like …

Writers and blogs

A Writer’s Tips to Great Blogs

  What compels a writer to blog? Some blog to provide information or entertainment.  Others do it to vent their opinions/agendas.  Many blog to promote their business and gain higher ranking in web searches.  Still others view blogging as a way to showcase their expertise.  Bloggers all have one goal.  …

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