DIY Advent Calendar - 25 Ideas for Family Fun

I've been thinking long and hard about the traditions we celebrate around the holidays. What those traditions are teaching our children, and how they are affecting society in the long run.  I will save my internal banter for another ...

Author: la Published on: 2014-12-06 read more

When Did Privacy Become Strange?

I recently watched a documentary on J.D Sallinger, the author of Catcher in The Wry.  A few things struck me. First, he took his time in writing this book. Over a decade in fact. Sometimes he worked on other things. When asked about the ...

Author: joannaa Published on: 2014-10-16 read more

Get Inspired | #2 – Eavesdrop

This post is chapter 2 of my series on how to conquer writer’s block. In chapter 1, we discussed what it means to “get serial.” Now, I’m going to cover another creative technique – one that your parents probably ...

Author: selwaluke Published on: 2014-08-21 read more

Gem #3: Find The System That Works For Your Style

This piece is installment four in my series, “Nine Gems Extracted From Life Lessons” We begin our lives as individuals but fight against our individuality for the sake of acceptance. Conformity is the path we often choose in order to ...

Author: armup Published on: 2014-07-24 read more

Research: Inform or Distract

I recently had a conversation with a good friend of mine who is in the process of creating his band’s first record. In their search for "their sound," he and his mates have been diving into music sources toward ...

Author: joannaa Published on: 2014-07-23 read more
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