Category Archives: Fiction and Copy Decodes

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The Eclipse, Facebook, and Not-So-Random Goings-On…

How’s it going? Last night we had a lunar eclipse of some type–some of my friends posted on Facebook about it. I saw things when the moon still had light at the top. That’s not what I’d like to talk … Continue reading

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Snow + Wind = Instructive Chaos?

How was your weekend? We got hit with snow again in my region over the weekend, and it provided another bit of wisdom (in addition to some cold wind that’s a pretty good wake-up mechanism sometimes). And even though it … Continue reading

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Remembering That (and Where) You Fit In

How’s it going? Last night was the weekly Dungeons and Dragons session, and I (kind of accidentally) relearned a little something about content strategy. Let’s get to it. After finally making it out of the underground cave area, after this … Continue reading

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Episode 30: This Is What I Said…Near the End of 2013

How’s it going? Today’s podcast day, so… Let’s get to it. Today’s episode with be a flashback to a post that’s a little over 5 years old now, but still has relevance today (at least I hope it does). Here … Continue reading

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I Should Have Glued It, but Didn’t, and Then This Happened…

How’s it going? Some things in life can be silly…but that doesn’t mean I can’t learn something from it. And I hope you can too, especially about writing and business, even if you haven’t walked a mile (or even 5 … Continue reading

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Snow and a Surprise Learning Experience…

How was your weekend? I had an encounter with snow over the weekend, and I’m not a big fan of shoveling (which is why I say snow is a four-letter word). I could have ignored it, but there’s no sense … Continue reading

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After Three Weeks or So, This Finally Happened

How’s it going? I was going to talk a little bit about how I mentioned Dungeons and Dragons in an application to ghostwrite some fiction (but that could be the subject of another post. (And then I realized Thursday seems … Continue reading

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Episode 29: That Time When Spending Money Scared Me

How’s it going? The poll over here is up for one more day, so if you’d like to have your voice heard on that about what I do next, have at it. Otherwise, today’s podcast day, so… Let’s get to … Continue reading

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A Fun Experiment to Try If You Need a Smile…

How’s it going? A video training I watched yesterday, combined with a Facebook friend of mine reminded me of an interesting experiment I haven’t tried just yet. Let’s get to it. Anyway, I was listening to a couple of guys … Continue reading

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And It Begins…

How was your weekend? Mine was reasonably humdrum–not boring so much, just that I do a lot of the same things every weekend (maybe you’re like that too). Let’s get to it. I’m 99.99% sure today is the day I … Continue reading

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