March 22, 2017

What’s in a Brand?

Branding sets companies, organizations, and writers apart from one another. It's meant to be focused and on point. However, like anything where experts offer advice, sometimes contradictory, it can leave one lost, confused, and running around in circles. In this post, I address some issues that might be affecting my brand.
January 20, 2017

Accepting criticism with grace

What if we could set the competition aside and use each other's knowledge and experience to create a better place for everyone? Idealistic and naive, maybe. Still it's something we all need to consider, especially in the divisive and uncertain climate we all seem to find ourselves in.
November 10, 2016

Apology accepted, forgiveness may be never.

Losing friends is hard. How they are lost can lessen or increase the accompanying pain and grief. I lost a friend due to betrayal over twenty years ago. In trying to find a new direction for my book marketing, I may have found his apology to me.
January 23, 2016

Lost in my own head

I wish my life had a sense of purpose and a job done with satisfaction. I’m definitely floundering in that department. My goal is to have enough […]
April 5, 2015

Listen to the experts, but keep their advice in perspective

I’m slowly working on marketing my first book. I don’t have much time or money as I’d like. I’m already feeling a lot of negative emotions […]
March 3, 2015

How big is your mammoth?

Thanks to Twitter, I came across Taming the Mammoth: Why You Should Stop Caring What Other People Think and went “Hey, waitaminute, this is talking about me and […]
March 13, 2014

Have you ever heard a brain sigh?

I’m already a published author in a way. The book is not a best seller and never will be. Not many people will read it because […]
December 14, 2013

A small joy, maybe miracle

Writing hasn’t been my main focus (no pun intended) for the last month or so. I’ve had to do my normal computer work stuff as well […]
June 28, 2013

Art from all sides

Yesterday’s Daily Prompt was: Is there a painting or sculpture you’re drawn to? What does it say to you? Describe the experience. (Or, if art doesn’t […]
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