Unless my life sees some major changes this year, 2017 may mark the last list of 100! It’s January 13th—I’ve spent nearly two weeks of my new year agonising over 100 items that matter enough to hit a list of goals and aspirations for the year ahead. And that’s a key difference from the lists… Continue reading The 2017 100
It’s been the hottest minute since I put out a Week That Was, so much so that I needed to roll ’em up into a month’s worth of material to catch up on the stories! A bit of a fail, I admit, but when you’re simultaneously preparing for Christmas, scribing a lively giveaway series, and trying to… Continue reading The Month That Was… November 22nd – December 26th, 2015.
I struggled a lot with this week’s The Week That Was, trying to get in the right headspace to write on everything that happened. These seven days weren’t extraordinarily good nor bad—with how hectic my life usually is, you could even call them tame. I burned through page after page trying to get it right,… Continue reading The Week That Was… October 11th-17th, 2015
“You can’t knock the hustle.” — Jay-Z, “Can’t Knock the Hustle” Reasonable Doubt (1996) It’s been a long time, I know. Here on the other side of the screen, the hustle is real, filling my schedule with so much that the blog became a sad afterthought for a while. Seeing your numbers drop is frustrating when you… Continue reading March Madness
Jeez—has it already been two months since I did a “monthly” wrap-up post? Makes sense: time’s something that means a lot less once you become a parent—everything’s just one big blur. I’ve struggled with this post for a while now. I’ll look at my life, wondering why anyone would want to read about the things I… Continue reading Marchin’ to the Beat of My Own Drum / April Showers