writing career | Jennifer Probst

Ten years ago, I wrote my first blog post on my brand new website. It was called Musings of a Soccer Mom. My son was 4 years old and had just started pee wee soccer. I was overwhelmed with his refusal to play on the team. The coach was super nice and supportive, and would […]

September 22, 2019

Then…and Now…

  Failure and I are intimately acquainted. I’m a Virgo. To people who don’t know the horoscope, it’s a difficult sign. We’re not like the fiery hot Scorpio, or the flowy Aquarius, or the Aries leader. Nope. I’m a follower. A perfectionist. A people pleaser. And I despise failure of all types in my life. […]

September 29, 2016

What To Do When You Feel Like A Big Fat Failure in Writing…and Life…

I love clichés. Well, I’m a writer. They’re overused for a very good reason, and that’s because they work well. People relate and understand without trying to explain too hard. But my editor is always telling me to twist the cliché to make it mine. So on New Year’s Day I’m about to embark on […]

January 1, 2014

New Years Clichés and My Lists

First off, thank you for helping me make the release day for Executive Seduction a success! I’ve picked the winners and emailed them so congratulations to all who helped me spread the word! I thought it would be fun to take a break from announcements and share some secrets with you.  When I tell people […]

October 30, 2013

Writing Secrets Revealed…