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Why I chose to make this blog

Being a girl in her mid-twenties, the assumption is I should have somewhat of an idea of where I want to be in life. At one point, I thought that I did. 728 more words

Being Yourself

Crying in Public

Lately, writing about writing has been getting in the way of my writing. Let me explain. Over the last week, I have several times “forced” myself to sit down and think hard about what to write for my next blog post (this one!). 1,610 more words

Writing

Avoid the Easy Crowd, Take the Long Road

“Don’t join an easy crowd; you won’t grow.

Go where the expectations and the demands to perform are high.”

Jim Rohn, personal development guru…

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Creativity

Stupidity, ignorance, and nonsense as tools for creative thinking

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Opportunities Litter the Streets

Job hunting indeed has been more stressful than the actual work itself. It is so bad that one sleeps and awakes with the next possible place to go to submit a resume, who to talk to concerning the availability of a job, Google sites to search for the big time jobs and  worse still, looking for high profiles on LinkedIn to connect and submit applications. 208 more words

Business

Four musical approaches...

When I first walked down this path of using strings to create sound, I was unaware how versatile it could be, or how the same instrument could make me comfortable in a huge variety of settings. 1,120 more words

Back to Work. No, the Other Work.

For the last two months, I’ve had the luxury of being a budding creative entrepreneur. I woke around 7am, had breakfast and coffee, took a walk with my mom, and then got to work in my home sewing studio. 315 more words