Month / January 2017

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/ January 31, 2017 / Comments Off on Just Start Writing

Just Start Writing

Back in elementary school I remember sitting at our kitchen table, staring down at a blank piece of paper. I had to write a book report but when I tried to begin, I became so overwhelmed by the magnitude of the project that I just froze and couldn’t think of anything to write. So I […]

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/ January 30, 2017 / Comments Off on Resisting the Urge to Hate

Resisting the Urge to Hate

I have never been very politically active or written about politics much here, and I don’t intend to ever turn this blog into that. However, it seems we are now living in a time where we can’t avoid or espace it, especially when we go online. The Government Recently, it occurred to me that certain people (and probably […]

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/ January 29, 2017 / Comments Off on Blogging Every Day for 15 Years

Blogging Every Day for 15 Years

Just watched this video again and am thinking through the long term implications of dedication and consistency. Looking forward to the time when I can look back on similar milestones.

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/ January 27, 2017 / Comments Off on Yes, I Started Reading Another Book

Yes, I Started Reading Another Book

I haven’t finished any of the books I started this month yet, but I just began reading another one, a marketing book called “Get Clients Now!” as it was recommended by Curtis McHale. I’m about 1/3 of the way through “Creative Confidence” (it’s longer than I initially realized) and am really enjoying it. However, it doesn’t […]

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/ January 26, 2017 / Comments Off on 40 Days of Blogging

40 Days of Blogging

Over on my web design business site, I’ve been wanting to blog more frequently. Since I’ve established a consistent habit of posting here Monday-Friday, I’m going to start posting there 3 days a week (M,W,F). Starting with Chris Lema’s Forty Blogging Topics for WordPress Freelancers, I’m hoping that it will kickstart a regular blogging schedule […]

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