Beginners Essentials, Blog, Social Media

Are You a Hoarder (of Ideas)?

Imagine this, if you will. An old woman, near the end of her life. Shivering in a fleabag apartment without heat in the winter. Walking four miles each way to the food bank, to carry home unmarked cans of mystery meat. Not even a cat to keep her company, because cat food is expensive. Then […]

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Beginners Essentials, Blog, Motivation

Your Right to Be Wrong

For a long time I used to think being “right” was a big deal. I had to say the right thing at the right time, know the right people, read the right books, live in the right neighborhood… I did all this not because I wanted to, but because I thought it was a prerequisite for […]

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Beginners Essentials, Blog, Motivation

What’s Your Purpose?

When you sit down to write a blog post, what’s your purpose? Are you just trying to fill space so your blog doesn’t go more than 24 hours without being updated? Are you interested in promoting a product, or convincing your reader to buy something? Are you trying to express yourself through your blog, and […]

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