Transform Your Life Today With Journaling!

Welcome to CreateWriteNow with Mari--The Journaling Transformation Center!

We guide, inspire, and empower you to use the ultimate personal transformation tool, Journaling, to increase your self-awareness, make informed choices and take action to continually transform your life.  Keeping this daily pen-to-paper journal writing practice helps you:

  • Access your inner wisdom and intelligence
  • Overcome your challenges--illness, career change, relationships, money…
  • Reduce stress, suffering and self-sabotage
  • Improve your writing skills
  • Boost your creativity
  • Heal your traumas & abuses
  • Develop self-compassion

And so much more!

Create Your Happy, Healthy Life Write Now!

Every day, we add new experiences, joys, and fears into the storehouse of emotions within us.  By starting and sticking to what we call a Journaling for the Health of It™ Practice, you release your emotional build-up and stresses, you enjoy more of today, and you make way for new, positive life experiences.

Journaling helps you clarify how you feel, and improve communication with your Self. It’s a celebration of who you really are!

Here's How We Help You With Your Journaling:

We help you create your own personal journaling practice to bring journal writing into your life in a way that works best for you.  There's only one way to keep a journal - your way!  Grab your pen and notebook and learn how to write a journal.  Your real life begins now!

We host a number of Journaling Challenges throughout the year where you can learn how to use journaling for personal transformation.  Challenges are facilitated by Mari L. McCarthy herself! Daily journaling exercises are presented in an easy-to-follow ebook format, and an online forum lets you ask questions and interact with other participants.

We also offer Personal Transformation Workshops which are private one-on-one sessions scheduled with Mari L. McCarthy, our own expert journaling transformation guide who will work with you to get the most out of your self-healing journaling practice.

Finally, we offer a variety of eBooks, email courses, audio books and more through our online journaling store with something to suit every journaler!

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"Mari's works are quite amazing and I'm enjoying all the products of hers I have purchased so far."  -  Stephen Van Vugt, singer, storyteller, and passionate journaler   


Jenny Beatrice

"I had been thinking about journaling for some time, but lacked the focus to get started. Mari's 27 Day Challenge gave me the structure to get pen to paper. On a deeper level, the progression of the themes each day helped me to recognize the patterns that keep me from being my best. Whether I wrote hundreds of words or jotted down a few sentences, each days' work brought me great insights. An unexpected bonus was the Facebook group for participants. Great to be on the journey with others!"  - Jenny Beatrice

conversationally crafty"I have had such marvelous results from using your Journaling TransformationWorkbooks, Mari. One is clarity. I'm able to focus better on my goals and be more mindful of my day-to-day experiences."  - Conversationally Crafty


More testimonials here.