One of the perks of being a freelancer is the ability to work from home. Or so I have been… Read more Listen to the Rhythm of the Falling Toddler
Category: My Life as a Writer
How to Kick Your Own Butt
Throughout my career as a writer, there have been times when I’m just not feeling it. I would much rather… Read more How to Kick Your Own Butt
A Tale of Two Kitties
Actually, this is a tale of 17+ kitties, to be exact. I’m freelancing at an advertising agency this week and… Read more A Tale of Two Kitties
The Day I Went Sleeveless to an Interview
Last week, I had an interview for a job, so I planned my outfit down to the last detail. I… Read more The Day I Went Sleeveless to an Interview
Junior? Senior? Does it Really Matter?
Before we answer that burning question, allow me to address another one—where have I been (or, more specifically, why haven’t… Read more Junior? Senior? Does it Really Matter?
What Kind of Creative are You?
During an interview, hiring managers often ask cringe-inducing questions. Of course, these questions are designed to get an insight as… Read more What Kind of Creative are You?
And Now for Something Completely Different
Last month, I got to speak at Beyond Social 101, which was sponsored by Girls in Tech. True, it was… Read more And Now for Something Completely Different
Too Junior, My Aunt Fanny!
Many freelancers realize at some point that freelancing just isn’t for them and they’d rather “go corporate.” No harm, no… Read more Too Junior, My Aunt Fanny!
And You Are..?
As a writer (make that freelance copywriter in Columbus Ohio), words are my obsession. I can’t get enough of them—I… Read more And You Are..?
All I Need to Know About Marketing, I Can Learn From Lady Gaga
Love her or loathe her, let’s face it—Lady Gaga is a genius when it comes to marketing herself. Always relevant… Read more All I Need to Know About Marketing, I Can Learn From Lady Gaga