As long you remember that your journey has no destination but many roads, you can know that you are never on the wrong path. If where you are right now feels like a mistake or like failure, it simply means this road has taken you as far as you needed to go and now it's… Continue reading Monday Motivation 07-06-2020
I watched a man being murdered as he called out to his mother and begged his attackers to let him breathe. I read the same Headlines as everyone else about Breonna Taylor being murdered in a home invasion by people who thought they had the right because they have a badge. I watched a man chased down in the street and executed by shotgun with no trial after committing no crime. I watched all of this, and still, I was silent.
Sometimes the world seems burdened by darkness. it's hard to see the light when all around is shadow. Don't, however, be troubled by the dark because if you can't see the light, it doesn't mean that it isn't there. If you can't see the light around you, that's because it is within you. When the… Continue reading Monday Motivation 06-29-20
What is a professional bio? A professional bio is an overview of a person or a business designed to provide concise and relevant information to employers and/or customers. Think of it as your first impression and the way you show your value. Professional bio style and format There are a lot of things to consider… Continue reading Do You Need a Professional Bio?
Ernesto Diaz is another artist that I am thrilled that I had the opportunity to work with. I don't know him beyond the short period of time I contributed to a project of his in a very limited way, but he rather quickly made an impression. I was struck by his energy and spirit. Some… Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Ernesto Diaz
I had the best of intentions back when I started writing artist spotlights. To be fair, I haven't done many. The reason I started the concept in the first place was because I wanted to recognize those who create art that brings something special into the world whether it's an artistic beauty or a new… Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Ami J. Sanghvi
What's the number one reason people leave jobs? Well, it's been said that people don't leave jobs, they leave managers. I think most people who've spent significant time in the workforce would agree. People will stay in low-paying jobs for years. People will stick with hard jobs for the long haul. But you know what… Continue reading Management Disorder. Why Old Business is Dying
To be a successful freelance writer, there are quite a lot of things you need to know. The thing is, most of this valuable information is what you will learn from actually working as a freelance writer. The most important lessons are the ones that come from experience, but there is something to be said… Continue reading Three Lessons for all Freelance Writers
One of my goals as a writer is to support and celebrate other artists. To this goal, I've started the Artist Spotlight series to highlight artists who bring something special to their craft. For the first edition, I've selected a musical artist who really stands out in an industry with few modern originals. Here is… Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Dub FX
During my time as a freelance writer, I've learned a few things that either make the job easier or at least help keep me out of trouble. One of the most important tips for freelancers of any kind is to know when to not do work. I know that sounds crazy because typically the goal… Continue reading Freelance Writing Tip: Know When to Say No