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Boat dock at Cape Bridgewater, VIC
Lifestyle, The Journey

Do It Afraid (70.97%)

When I told you yesterday that I’m currently book-less, that was a half-truth. I may not be reading a book at the moment, but I am listening to one: Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert, author of the wildly successful Eat, Pray, Love.

Whenever I’m reading (or audiobooking, as it were), I make notes. In margins, on notebooks, in my head, on a napkin. With each new book I consume, I fall deeper in love with words and the infinite number of beautiful ways they can be placed together.

Talk about a word nerd.

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Paper Plane Communications Logo 2.0
Business

Flight Deck: The Paper Plane Communications Story

I am excited to launch ‘Flight Deck,’ a behind-the-scenes look at the work I do as a professional copywriter and storyteller.

Whenever I’m asked questions like, “What does it mean to be a writer?” and “So… what is it that you do, exactly?” my response is based entirely on whatever I happen to be working on that day. If you had posed the question two weeks ago, I would have told you that being a writer means preparing letters of authenticity for didgeridoos in North Australia… and I’d be telling the truth.

Before we delve into the details, though, I thought I’d share the story of how Paper Plane Communications – my bread and butter, my baby – came to be.

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A day in the life of a freelance writer.
The Journey

Chapter One

Welcome to Little Writer, Big World.

What started as a #hashtag has now become the product you are holding, reading, and seeing today. A veritable mélange of who I am, what I do, and what I love.

Am I terrified? Of course.

Am I excited? You bet.

Am I ready? Let’s find out.

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