Tag: self-help

Writing Tips & Career Advice

A Course in Fearless Writing? Excuse Me While I Laugh.

Fearless writer

Why has “fearless” become the new buzzword? Universal Studios has been running ads during the Olympics touting a trip to their resort as a way to raise fearless kids who won’t be living in your house when they’re thirty-seven. A local zip-line park is running ads about becoming fearless when you tackle their zip-lines. Even …

Writing Tips & Career Advice

The Long Resolution

Study resolution

I’m not normally a big fan of making a New Year’s resolution (obviously, if it’s almost March and I’m just now getting around to writing about the topic). I believe in fixing things as they need fixing, not waiting for some magical date on the calendar. (Although, if I were to pick a date it would be …

Books, Reading, & Libraries

Library Haul & Reading List 10/07/16

What a crazy week. At first it looked like we were going to get hammered by Hurricane Matthew so I spent time checking supplies and making plans. Turns out we’re going to be spared the worst of it, but spare a thought for those who aren’t so lucky. (If you’re in the path of that …