chasing authenticity

It’s the word that’s launched a thousand profiles: Authentic. Or should I say, HashtagAuthentic. At one time, it was a word as simple as genuine, honest, real, true. But now, there’s a backlash against it. Because as more and more people try their damndest to be “authentic”….more and more of us are learning to question…

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rebrands, not resolutions

It would be damn near impossible for me to tell you anything new about resolutions today. We’re four days into the New Year and I’m sure you’ve already been bombarded with the carefully curated messages put on Instagram by women whose job it is to maintain a perfect presence for their tens of thousands of…

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what i learned from nanowrimo.

This year, I thought it would be fun to participate in something known as NaNoWriMo. What, you say? WTF is a NaNoWriMo? Well, National Novel Writing Month quite aptly takes place in November. (Writers LOVE a good play on words.) It’s a personal challenge to complete a novel in a month – or at least…

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four things

If someone could describe you based on four of your most defining favorite things…what would they be? Coffee. Pugs. Romance Novels. Sunshine? Red Wine. Popcorn. Scandal. Funk Music? Preds. Titans. Broadway. Free Parking? It’s a fun challenge! I tried making up my own list and…of course….much as I can ramble in writing, I could hardly…

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