In exactly 17 days from today, it will be exactly four years since my last post on this site. Sad… Not for any other reason than that I just disproved what I was trying to prove when I started the site. I wanted to prove to myself that I could write simply for the sole … Continue reading Starting Over… Is It Ever Too Late?
If I could switch blogs with any blogger for a week, right now I think I would choose to switch with Leo Babauta of Zen Habits. Why? Because I recently discovered that blog and I absolutely love the simplicity of it. I have visited it a couple of times and quite frankly I can’t tell … Continue reading Let’s Pull A Switcheroo
“The writer is best friends with distraction. He knows its powerful call, and must master the urge to follow it. So shut down everything that isn’t your writing tool, all tabs, all email programs and social media, and just write.” – Leo Babauta I have personally found this to be entirely true. From the time I … Continue reading The Writer Is Best Friends With Distraction
So the other day I had to call someone in the IT department at work to help walk me through a technical issue with my computer. We were communicating by phone and it was just easier for her to log in to my system remotely and take over my controls and fix the problem. You … Continue reading Sometimes Silence Isn’t Golden
Yes I have them right now… The pre-Monday blues a.k.a. the Sunday night blues. It’s Sunday evening and I am stealing from today’s joy by allowing the thought of another Monday to bring me down. It’s an unfortunate side effect of being somebody else’s employee. I know I’ll be okay by Wednesday but until then… … Continue reading Sunday Night Pre-Monday Blues