Melissa Vargas

I’m a strategic storyteller, creative writer, and artist.

I’m so glad you’re here. After over 15 years of experience, I’m more excited than ever to share great stories. Through my blog, podcast, YouTube channel, poetry and so much more… you’ll get to experience not just my stories but the stories of amazing humans changing the creative landscape.

After years of writing for others, it’s time I share my own experiences and help others craft and share their stories.

Success lies in the art of using the right words, and in the science of knowing how to share them.



Read my personal journal, my thoughts on culture, neurodiversity, and more

The Find Your Start Show is where I help people throw out the rulebook

Find great conversations with people who’ve created their own path


From my books to merch, findings, and custom-made jewelry. Made for artists, by an artist.

From clean beauty to Amazon products, and other good stuff to improve every area of your life.

Printables, ebooks, and other downloadable resources to make your creative life easier.

But this isn’t all that I am…


You know the benefits of using social media, having a website, email marketing, and much more… But you have no idea where to start, how to do it well, or when to carve out the time to start doing it. Worst, you may not believe you have the budget to hire or improve these things.

But, what if it didn’t have to be that way? I’m here to help make it clear, easy, and possible to not ONLY show up online but finally grow the business you’ve always dreamt of.

Thanks to my experience in the entertainment world as a journalist, publicist, marketer, brand strategist, social media strategist and manager, copywriter, and creative… I provide you with tailor-made solutions that fit your today and prepare you for your tomorrow.

How can I help you START AND grow your [Creative] business


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Get 1, 2, or 4 sessions to create clarity and actions plans for your branding, marketing, and content needs

Content Strategy & Copywriting

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Hire me to craft your story, create copy, and write scripts to start, establish, and grow your business

Music Storytelling

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Get custom-made content that helps you grow and keeps you in charge of your growth.


“Melissa helped give me clarity in my business! She gave me so many ideas to implement to expand my business outside of Instagram, and even some ideas to increase revenue. Without her help, I wouldn’t have a clue where to start with email marketing or what to offer to my followers!”

— Emily Leslie, Influencer

“Melissa has helped me find clarity in my business goals and overall brand. Not only did she help revamp my website and social media accounts, but has given me an overall strategy that taught me to show up for my business with authenticity and with ease. Without Melissa’s help, I wouldn’t have the proper systems I needed to level up my business.”

— Sara Gavilla, Instagram Coach

“Melissa was able to identify and target my needs in a concise, practical and powerful way. 30 minutes with her brought clarity and acceleration to my goals. She’s a wealth of wisdom and strategy, and I highly recommend utilizing her to take your marketing to the next level.”

— Ruth Erickson, Entrepreneur


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