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The 2014 Wrap-Up: Darkness at My Back (Banner)

The 2014 Wrap-Up — Darkness at My Back

“Do you wanna, do you wanna be… happy? Do you wanna, do you wanna be… free?” — J. Cole, “Intro”, 2014 Forest Hills Drive (2014) 2014 was an insane year — insane. I started it out driving a rickety ZipVan across town to pick a glider up for my sleep-deprived […]

The Months of 'Ber — Why I Write- Getting Back to Basics!!! (Banner)

THE MONTHS OF ‘BER — Why I Write: Getting Back to Basics!

Sometimes you need to clear everything out to find some breathing room. Things are cluttered in the Life and Times of Casey Palmer right now, constantly busy without feeling like I’m getting anywhere at all. Work’s frenetic, with a haphazard project that rarely affords me time to think, much less work on […]

Jeux Sans Frontieres — Playing the Young Peoples Game (Banner)

THE MONTHS OF ‘BER: Jeux Sans Frontières — Playing the Young Peoples’ Game

“Aiyyo, I’m slippin’, I’m fallin’, I can’t get up Aiyyo, I’m slippin’, I’m fallin’, I can’t get up Aiyyo, I’m slippin’, I’m fallin’, I gots to get up Get back on my feet so I can tear **** up.” — DMX, “Slippin’”, Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of My Blood […]

The Great Social Media Story- Life Beyond Blogging (Banner)


Right. It’s been a little while since I’ve sat down by the notepad and laid my soul bare for the blog. I’ve hustled immensely through the summer, but now that we’re closing 2014 out with The Months of Ber, I’m finally able to see the forest from the trees […]

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THE MONTHS OF BER: What Comes Next? Rethinking My Blog!

I’ve written this post more than a dozen times this week, piecing thoughts together from a million directions to figure out what comes next. Fresh from a summer of contests, events and family gathering, I spent a lot of energy killing it these past months, leaving me unsure what’s left […]

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THE GREAT SOCIAL MEDIA STORY: Don’t Call it a Comeback!!!

Another birthday in the bag and I’m long overdue for a solid blog post. Admittedly, part of my recent absence involved my two-week vacation from work and my choice to spend more time with my family, time stolen away by the 9-5 I work to keep him well. But […]

Where all the Dad Bloggers At?!

I’M NOT DEAD, I’M JUST A DAD: Where The Dad Bloggers At?

In the vicious wild of the blogosphere in a creature mighty impressive, but rarely seen. He’s ferociously protective of his young, carving out territory to tell their tales without overexposing them to the dangers of the world. He creates for his peers that may never see his craft, […]

Open Letter — Mr. Casey E. Palmer, Esq.

An Open Letter to the Brand Who Didn’t Think I Was Good Enough

Let’s be real — when you start worrying over your reputation more than whether you actually like what you’re doing, you’ve got a problem. Overcommitting myself — as I often do — I was hustling away, preparing validation test cases and user grant templates for the 9-5, where I’m […]

Monthly WrapUp — May — The Wren — Sarah and Casey

DO ALL THE THINGS: Monthly Wrap-Up — Do As You May

Y’all too scared. 2014’s seen me grow a lot, finally realizing what it’s like to have a voice, believing in it enough to stop compromising and start telling the world how I really feel. I’m not producing as aggressively as I used to, but now I’m giving each […]

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