You didn’t expect this. You knew blogging wasn’t going to be easy. But is it supposed to be this difficult? Are there tools for blogging that can make your writing process faster and easier?
Sometimes you struggle to come up with an idea for your next blog post. Then you…
I almost ended 2020 in the dark.
I spent a few minutes of the last 30 minutes of 2020 standing by myself in a pitch dark room.
“Well, 2020,” I thought. “If nothing else, you’re on-brand until the bitter end.”
My neighborhood had two quick power outages just before midnight…
Netflix has brought us a show that discusses leadership, creativity, and facing life’s problems.
Of course, I’m talking (or rather, writing) about “The Baby-Sitters Club.”
Netflix adapted Ann M. Martin’s classic book series of the same name, which was popular during the late 1980s and early 1990s, into a great…
It’s heartbreaking to watch the news footage from the past few weeks of black people being harassed and killed in different ways in America, isn’t it?
So many people, of all skin colors, are asking “What can I do to stop this?”
I don’t have all the answers for fighting…
If you’re feeling disappointed about love this Valentine’s Day, you’re not alone.
I’m a member of a Facebook group for Christian singles.
One recent evening, another member asked the following questions in his Facebook post to the group.
“What if God wants you to remain alone for the rest of…
What being (almost) kicked out of high school politics taught me about leadership, criticism and working with others
Donald Trump and I finally agree on one thing: Facing impeachment sucks.
At least I wasn’t being accused of trying to get foreign leaders to help me sabotage my possible political opponent’s…
This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of the historic moon landing by American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin.
The moon landing happened eight years after U.S. President John F. Kennedy set a challenge for American astronauts to land on the moon.
Compare that to now.
Earlier this month…
“This is the one!” you tell yourself.
“This story will get curated by Medium!”
You’ve spent anywhere from an hour to multiple days working on your latest Medium post. You wrote about an interesting topic. You’ve shared your thoughtful opinions. There are no grammar mistakes.
You hit publish and wait…
This is from a great writing prompt called the “Thriver Challenge,” that I saw recently from Jordin Kelly.
What would I tell my past self during one of the hardest times of life? This is for myself during 2018 when I was dealing with health problems and a bad job.
Today marks the 10th anniversary of Michael Jackson’s death.
I’m not surprised that I’m writing about Michael Jackson’s legacy 10 years later. I am surprised that I’m questioning whether I or anyone else should listen to his music.
What a difference a decade makes.
Michael Jackson was the type of…