No Small Victories

I finished a story last week. Like proper finished a story, and turned it in. And then I moved onto the next project with nary a word. Primarily, this was because I had not one, but two other projects that I’d placed on hold to get this story done (Deadline shuffling). Secondarily, it was a …

That’s the Beauty of It

I confess to feeling a little bit burned out lately and when this reminder came out of the blue, it really struck home, so I decided to share it here. Each day is an empty page. Just for you. How does that with burnout, you might ask? The realization that you don’t have to keep …

Pruning

Pruning: The practice entails the targeted removal of diseased, damaged, dead, non-productive, structurally unsound, or otherwise unwanted plant material from crop and landscape plants. There are two primary times of the year where I turn an introspective eye on my life. I acknowledge that I should probably do this more often than twice a year, but those two times are the turn of …

Take Your Shot.

Happy Sunday (Or whenever you happen to be reading this) Readers. I’d like to start off today’s post with a Quote: You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” It was Wayne Gretzky who said that. Now it may be that you’ve heard this before. It’s certainly not the first time I’ve heard it. …

One Month In

Happy Sunday (Or whichever day it is that you happen to be reading this) Everyone! Here we are, at the penultimate day of January, 2022. How are you doing? Are you crushing those goals you set for 2022 yet? Been absolutely flawless in all those sweeping changes you declared you’d make, (way) back on the …

The Long Game

Happy Sunday (Or whichever day you happen to be reading this) everyone. Here we are kicking off the second week of 2022. I fully confess that it’s been a slow start. Maybe it’s been that way for you as well. Maybe you haven’t gotten right on those projects that you said you’d get to at …