Category Archives: reality

Do you *really* need to quit your #job?

Okay, I know the drill – you’re not all that keen on your job. Maybe there are changes going on that feel like they’re holding you back. The promotion you expected didn’t happen – and worse, the people you thought … Continue reading

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Shared: Post Grad Job Search: What if Passion Just Doesn’t Cut it?

The whole “find your passion and make it earn money for you” approach is, in my opinion, severely mis-guided… and also promoted by people who are sheltered in certain environments, and haven’t been on the real-world job scene for quite … Continue reading

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Corporate… and Creative?

So, you’re looking for ways to make a living and make your art… You’re committed to your craft. Your novel. Your poetry. Your painting. Your drawing. Your mixed media. Or your dance. Your deepest desire is to develop your voice … Continue reading

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What if you were already happy?

Happy Monday to you! Ha – apparently, my browser doesn’t think so, because as soon as I typed “Happy Monday,” it crashed.  How apropos. I had a busy weekend, what with the weather warming up, the clocks all springing forward … Continue reading

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Paris on my mind

After many half-starts and false-starts… thinking and not thinking… reacting and resolving to not react… the words I would like to say about the attack on the Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris earlier this week, just won’t seem to materialize. … Continue reading

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Fast for me, slow for you

The stuff that’s been rattlin’ ’round in my head has been coming at a breakneck pace. For me, anyway. For the rest of the folks around me, I’ve been very quiet — especially on FB, Twitter, etc. Sorting things out … Continue reading

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