Writer’s Fieldnotes

Sharing Your Unique Story in 2021

Sharing Your Unique Story in 2021

While I’ve swung between the poles of exhilaration and despair many times since March. As the shock of pandemic living and surreal holiday-ish vibes of the first lockdown shifted to a Groundhog Day-esque months-long slog—I’m looking back on this year and ahead to the next with a fresh perspective. And you should, too.

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The Scribe’s Stocking: Gifts From a Writer

The Scribe’s Stocking: Gifts From a Writer

The mini-lights are twinkling, the eggnog’s topped with rum, and the smell of pine boughs is in the air. This writer is feeling festive and—while Orange Phase restrictions have put a serious damper on my shopping this year—I’m sending you a stocking full of intangible, but valuable, gifts for your holiday writing projects and 2021 storytelling resolutions.

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How To Write A Captivating About Page

How To Write A Captivating About Page

After your homepage, your about page is the most important real estate on your website. The stakes are high, which is why it feels so impossible to find the right words to convey–often in short order–what you’re all about. Here’s how to make writing your about page easy!

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Hi, I’m Kate. I’ve been a writer for nearly 20 years. From national award-winning journalism to scripts for film and TV, to brand-building copy for business, it all comes down to the same thing: A great story, well told. These writer’s field notes are here to help you along your own writing journey.