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You are so grounded

You are so grounded

Oh, consequences. Those rewards (or punishments) of our efforts (or lack thereof). Now, this post only applies to people who have ever broken a rule. In other words, this post applies to you (and me, and everyone else who is currently or ever was alive). What happens...

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Just go.

Just go.

My niece Emily had been in London, having an awesome adventure with a friend as they travel about the UK and Europe for the next couple of months. She's such a courageous, fun, witty and intelligent girl; I am immensely proud of her for stepping outside her comfort...

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That’s a “pretty good” story.

That’s a “pretty good” story.

"When you reach for the stars you may not quite get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud either." – Leo Burnett Every now and then, I meet people who have an interesting story that their lives are "pretty good." When I say I find this interesting, I mean...

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Fact or Fiction?

Fact or Fiction?

I minored in professional writing, back in my undergraduate days. This meant that for the first two years of my bachelor's degree, I had to focus on the facts. This proved to be somewhat difficult for me: "Your lead mentions that the Queen's corgis ran through the...

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Because they said so

Because they said so

"Be yourself; no base imitator of another, but your best self. There is something which you can do better than another. Listen to the inward voice and bravely obey that. Do the things at which you are great, not what you were never made for."  -- Ralph Waldo Emerson....

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