thankful this thanksgiving

For the past several days, I've been wracking my brain, trying to come up with a decent, kind, heartfelt-but-not-so-sentimental-readers-think-I'm-sponsored-by-Hallmark post for Thanksgiving. What can I post that conveys my gratitude without making people grimace with nausea? So I looked back at some of previous Thanksgiving posts: Happy Thanksgiving (2014 Edition) and Being thankful this Thanksgiving. And I… Continue reading thankful this thanksgiving

why blog in 2023

I earn my living as an in-house copywriter. And I love it. I love what I do and where I work. This blog helped me land this job. I’d been laid off and was scheduled for an interview with my current company. The hiring director looked me up and read my blog post on being… Continue reading why blog in 2023

find your spark with 100 projects

A few years ago, I posted about 100 Projects to Recenter because life happens and when life happens it’s easy to get stuck in survival mode. A lot of us have been in survival mode these past few years. I have, which makes this a perfect time to revisit this 100 Projects topic. Let’s be… Continue reading find your spark with 100 projects

writing prompt: midnight planter

Um...yeah.... it's been a while. Too long. Because life, you know? Life happens. And a lot of life has happened since I stepped away from my blog. A few weeks ago, something happened (and is still happening) to me that has shown me how much I need to write just for the fun of it.… Continue reading writing prompt: midnight planter

Writing Prompt Friday (comfort)

Hello and welcome back to Writing Prompt Friday! I'd like to take a moment to say "Thank you." Really, thank you. I've been posting writing prompts regularly and you still keep coming back for them. Many of you even "Like" them. And I appreciate it. I appreciate you. I started posting prompts as a way to stay… Continue reading Writing Prompt Friday (comfort)