Clients and Praise

I get to tell stories for a living. Not only that, I get to hold the stories of healers and transformation professionals who better the world, one client and one program at a time.

It’s an honor to support the therapists and entrepreneurs who need anything from a creative ally to an editor to a “second pair of eyes” to a writer who can translate their vision into words.

My favorite thing about these kind words from clients? How often the word “magic” appears! Let’s talk about how I can support you and help you make some magic of your own.

Writing Coaching

Colleen Kradel, LCSW
Be Well Betterment Counseling Services

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While working with Marisa, I have learned she has many gifts. She’s a brilliant storyteller herself and she’s a wonderful story holder as well. She listens, holds space for my stories, and helps me to communicate to my audience.

Because I’m a therapist, telling my own story is a lot harder than I thought it would be, but Marisa helps me through the process. Editing my work, coaching me through a piece – it all gives me the confidence to share and be seen. From the roughest of first drafts to the final product, she adds her touch of magic to the page.

Marisa also helped me with my website copy. She coached me through figuring out who my niche client is and how to speak directly to them. I was really struggling to write my own copy. Having an objective person write it for me not only saved me time but I think she was able to see things about my work and about how I connect with my clients that I’m not able to see.

Dr. Lily Zehner, MFT-C
Relationship Therapist & Coach

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I had been struggling with the “About” page that I’ve been yearning to have on my website. I wanted to tell a story, my story about why my practice as a professional, as a wife, as a human is so important to me.

I first sent Marisa my two versions of my page so she had a sense for who I was and what I wanted to share. Marisa and I then had an hour call where she helped me get to the heart of my story. After lots of tough moments of questioning my own writing I sent her my draft.

Today I opened up the edits and the nearly final copy. Seeing the formatting alone made me joyful, but then as I read the words I couldn’t help but cry.

My story, the one I’ve desired so deeply to share and tell was right there. I read and re-read it and each time I became happier. This is it, this is what I’ve longed to say all along and, with Marisa’s help, it’s finally come to life. I certainly wrote the content and yet she helped make it shine.

If you ever need support in writing your story (or writing in general), I highly recommend Marisa. I know I will continue to work with her because this process was nothing less than therapeutic in its own right and it helped to remind me that I am a writer. And, even though I may need some support along the way, I am ultimately the storyteller.

Copywriting

Michelle Dawnn
Life Coach & Vision Mapping Goddess

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My experience working with Marisa, touched me on such a profound level. For the last 10 years, finding my true voice as a life coach has been one of my biggest challenges. I’ve spent countless hours working to craft my message in a clear and meaningful way yet always fell short on my words. 

During our session, Marisa gave me a list of thought-provoking questions and the emotional space to go beyond simple facts about who I am and what I do. The real aha moment was answering “what’s missing from my current About Page”? Suddenly, all the pieces came together and I quickly realized the tone of my website lacked vulnerability, which is key in connecting with my clients. 

For a decade, I’ve put my heart and soul into building a business that helps others through connection & truth. This process allowed me to feel heard and more importantly understood. From start to finish Marisa gave me loving encouragement to bravely speak my own truth. The walls came down and I sat in that space tearfully knowing it was time to share a different side of myself. 

Marisa laughed with me, cried with me and gave me the clarity I needed to move forward with my website copy. It’s like she climbed into my head, carefully organized my thoughts then magically translated them to paper. 

Storytelling Goddess? Absolutely! Passionate about her work? Without a Doubt

You’re getting gold with Marisa, she’s an expert in her field and someone who genuinely cares about others. I feel so blessed to have such a knowledgeable resource in my corner but equally grateful to have gained a lifelong friend!

Michelle Wahula, LMSW
Grounded & Growth Counseling

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Before I worked with Marisa, I had been sitting on the copy of my website for over a month with a massive case of writer’s block.  My business felt like it had so many moving pieces and was struggling to tell its story in a concise and authentic way.  Marisa understood both me and my business and pulled all of the pieces together, as if by magic. She has a profound intuitive sense of what is yearning to be said and the wisdom to express it.

Not only do I highly recommend Marisa to anyone who is trying to tell a story, but can’t seem to find the words, I feel as though I have connected to an incredible resource for years to come.

Jeffrey Davis
Tracking Wonder

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Even authors and decent copy writers need perspective on their own copy. Our company needed to rewrite an important document for sponsors and venue organizers, but I simply could not see past my own patterns to improve it.

Marisa  took in what I do, absorbed what I wanted to accomplish in a speaking tour, translated its value to the targeted audiences, and within budget and schedule delivered excellent copy. That copy became the basis of a document that gained us sponsors and venues.

Marisa is intuitive, talented, and responsive. If your business needs to translate its message into language that lands with your audience, hire Marisa.

Brittany Hewitt, MA, NCC, LAPC, Mental Wellness Counselor

Before I worked with Marisa, I had been sitting on the copy of my website for over a month with a massive case of writer’s block.  My business felt like it had so many moving pieces and was struggling to tell its story in a concise and authentic way.  Marisa understood both me and my business and pulled all of the pieces together, as if by magic. She has a profound intuitive sense of what is yearning to be said and the wisdom to express it.

Not only do I highly recommend Marisa to anyone who is trying to tell a story, but can’t seem to find the words, I feel as though I have connected to an incredible resource for years to come.

Consulting

Saundra Goldman
Creative Mix

Marisa and I accomplished much in a short period of time. She took the time to understand the deeper purpose of my website and blog, however, before drawing on her considerable knowledge and experience to make her recommendations. She made useful, actionable suggestions on the spot and followed up with a clear and comprehensive plan to meet my goals.

In addition to being highly capable, Marisa was a joy to work with. Our sessions were filled with laughter and recognition, as well as a seriousness of purpose.

Eleanora Amendolara
Sacred Center

Marisa has been a complete asset to my work. She is professional, efficient, and very responsive. She is wise beyond her years and understands on deeper levels. She has always helped me to find the right words for even the most subtle concepts.

Marisa is a word wizardress. I am very grateful to have her on my team.

 

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