Category Archives: LIfe

Quieting the Storm Within

It’s been raining all day. And not just the cold misty stuff that’s common this time of year either. Outside it’s raining like it means it. So I’ve been stuck in the house and doing not much of anything this … Continue reading

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2020: A Look Forward

Welcome, Everyone, to the first Blog Post of the New Year! If you’ve followed me here from 2019, thanks for sticking with me, and, if you’re new to the Blog, Welcome aboard! This year while, empirically, no different than any … Continue reading

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2019: A Look Back

Here we are at the final Blog post of 2019 and I’d like to take a moment to look back at the past year, focusing on some memorable moments. It’s been…Well, maybe it’s just me, but it seems like (for … Continue reading

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Last-Minute Gifts for Writers

This year, I figured that I’d try my hand at one of the “Gifts-for-your-writer” posts. The idea hit me around July, and… Well, I won’t get into the details. Suffice it to say that the subject matter for this post … Continue reading

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Get Real

For those of you that don’t know me, this time of year is one of two times during the year where I drift pretty heavily into an introspective mood – the other time is my Birthday (which is in July, … Continue reading

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Ask

I’d like to follow up a bit on one of the Things from last Thursday’s post: Don’t be afraid to ask for what you want. I don’t know about you, but for me, this is sometimes much more difficult than … Continue reading

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Giving Back

Coming into this weekend, the last one of November, I thought I’d covered all of the aspects of my career plan. If you’re interested in reading the series, you can find them here: Part 1: Not as easy as it … Continue reading

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Tooting Your Own Horn

Over the past two weeks (Here and Here), I’ve been working on, and chronicling my attempt at formulating a career plan. To recap briefly, I’ve got my Mission statement: I want to be able to maintain, or improve my current … Continue reading

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The Next Step

Welcome to the second installment of my November career planning series. Last week, I finalized my mission statement, which is: I want to be able to maintain, or improve my current lifestyle through telling stories. I also talked about one … Continue reading

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Not as Easy as it Looks

If you recall, last Sunday, I rather blithely posted about putting together a career plan. Well, let me loop you in on something that I didn’t expect: This is easier said than done. Later on, when I sat down to … Continue reading

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