Category Archives: My Journey

What Virtual “Welcome Back” Gifts Can Teach You about Business

How was your weekend? Mine was good, and I know I’ve been off the blog for awhile, that’s for sure, and I’ll be slipping in details about my Missouri trip (or parts of it) throughout the next week or so. … Continue reading

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Siding, Papery Junk, and Your Writing?

How’s it going? Ran into something a little bit different today that sparked some thoughts…the landlord. This’ll be a short post, by the way. Let’s get to it. And no, not literally running into. He’s getting new siding put on … Continue reading

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A Strange Feeling Happened When This Happened…

How’s it going? I wanted to talk about something that had been kinda bugging me about my writing and about myself for a long time, even though I know I’ve mentioned it before, in one form or another. Anyway, let’s … Continue reading

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I Never Expected Her to Say This, For Sure…

How’s it going? Last post, I said I’d mention something surprising that my cousin said to me before we left her wedding reception. This won’t be a long post–mostly because I still don’t know what to think of it. Let’s … Continue reading

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Fiction File: That Time I Was Part of Someone Else’s Story…

How was your weekend? I actually spent most of mine in a hotel, because I was hanging out waiting for, traveling to, and celebrating at… My cousin’s wedding. I decided to make this post a Fiction File, just for you … Continue reading

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Writing Takes You to Strange Places…

How’s it going? Life is strange sometimes. And writing usually serves to amplify that. Anyway, let’s get to it. Fiction is a weird thing. I’m trying to get a story into shape that starts with a woman remembering terrible things, … Continue reading

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Flop, Focus, Flop: A Plan for Writing Success?

How was your weekend? Today is the last day of July 2017, which is interesting (mostly because August will be here–which has been strangely cool as far as weather the past several years). Let’s get to it. The ends of … Continue reading

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Without This, LinkedIn Thinks I Don’t Exist (It Seems)…

How’s it going? I realized a little something yesterday, but it didn’t fully hit me until later. Let’s get to it. Yesterday I posted for the first time on LinkedIn. Just like a Facebook status update, even though I was … Continue reading

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Time and Space Limits = Time Bombs? Nope…

How’s it going? It’s Wednesday here (it probably is for you too, unless you’re one of my Australian followers–I’m pretty sure I do have a couple of those–hey guys!) Don’t really know what that means, so let’s get to it … Continue reading

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Copywriting Codex: My Embarrassingly Cold, Cold-Email Journey

How’s your week been so far? Sometimes I think I know quite a bit about something, and then I find someone who knows more (there’s always more of those). My journey with cold email is just one example of many, … Continue reading

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