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The story so far....

Common wisdom suggests you should start before you’re ready. I really wasn’t sure how to start this blog and was even less sure about what people would be interested in reading. 1,004 more words


Chasing fire trucks is not for me: my second beginning as an editor

By Karen Kemlo

“You’re braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” —A.A. Milne

I call my decision to change careers in mid-life my “second beginning”—for me it defines the place where I am now. 752 more words



So after much consideration, I’m ready to announce my next moves!

I’ve done the whole “work for money” thing and now I realize the importance of building a life you love. 387 more words


From Marketing to Nursing: 4 Ways I Knew It Was Time for a Career Change

I never imagined myself going back to college – at least not for a different career.

When I graduated college in 2010 I felt the biggest sense of relief and a lot of excitement. 899 more words


Bitter Advice

I have an acquaintance named Bill whom I’ve known since I was six. He is the older brother of one of my best friends from grade school. 845 more words


This Ship Will Sail

Lots happens when I hit the Focus Switch. The ship sounds the horn, we hope everyone is on board, and we launch. The last time this happened, MAN we all had a great time. 574 more words