I have learned a valuable lesson in this writing challenge. I haven’t always followed through in writing every day, but I’ve written more than I have in awhile. What I am about to say may sound like an “out” for the days I miss. It may be, but I think that there is truth to this lesson.

While blogging, I think I can publish too much.

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Digging Up Stories

You may have noticed that I haven’t been publishing a post every day for the 31 day writing challenge. That is for 2 reasons. One reason is because I don’t just write for this blog. I also journal, and I have been preparing other material.

The other reason is probably the one that I find myself struggling with the most – I don’t feel like I have anything to write about. Continue reading “Digging Up Stories”

Don’t Buy Into Resolution Shaming

The holidays can be an emotional rollercoaster. One minute, you may be feeling the warm fuzzies, and the next you are a wreck because you didn’t accomplish what you wanted to in the year. My inbox is already starting to get shaming emails about failed resolutions.

I’m all for encouraging others, sharing truth, and giving people tools to reach their goals. I’m not so on board with the resolution shaming.

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Who’s Brand Am I Building?

Why do I feel called to create? What is the purpose behind what I do? Where is my energy focused?

These are questions I’ve been pondering as I’ve listened to podcasts talk about work and brand building. Something in me began to turn a little as I listened. Am I interested in building a brand on myself? What is the purpose behind my writing?

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