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Want Happily Ever After? Look For a Best Friend, Not a Relationship
Breaking down my awkward history with men.
My 2022 goal is to publish 1 blog post per week alongside my freelance client work.
2021 was my first year freelancing, and also my first year writing on Medium. Prior to Medium I blogged on my own Wordpress website, to an audience of tumbleweeds.
I published 47 blog posts…
Did you know most people will only read 20% of your website content?
Usually starting from the top left..
in an F pattern..
So then how do you get anyone to stick around on your website long enough to persuade them to work with you??
Ever dreamed of getting an isolated cabin in the woods all to yourself for 2 weeks so you can finally finish (or start) your damn writing/creative project?
Well, it came true for me. Sort of.
My cabin came in the form of a government enforced hotel quarantine stay. It’s a…
In August I didn’t just fall off the horse, it ran away.
Over the past few months I’ve been publishing on average 12 blog posts a month. In August I published 2 (on the first 2 days of the month).
So in September I vowed to get back to my…
So you don’t have a marketing degree or a writing portfolio.
But you do have work experience.
So lean on your non-writing expertise to get your first paid writing job!
This is exactly how I transitioned from a career as an accountant to a writer.
Remember that your perspective is…
Yes, I really used to start stories that way.
So at least one element of my writing has improved since my ladybird dura-seal B5 notebook days.
As a kid growing up in New Zealand, writing was the storage facility for my imagination. My Barbie and Ken could fly away on…
Strong start out the gate with a heartwarming anecdote +5 claps.
Tripped up using your instead of you’re -2 claps.
Good paragraph length, tidy subheads +20 claps.
Shameless self promotion -500,000,000 claps.
Am I doing this right???
If you’re new to this platform, you can gift between 1 and 50…
“It’s not about spending less time on your phone, it’s about spending more time on your life.”
We were not raised to cope with social media addiction.
My first mobile phone could text, call and play snake. …
The line between friends and lovers should be blurred.
I’m sorry, what???
That is a situation I have actively avoided for my entire life.
Dating expert Anthony Recenello popped up on my Youtube feed a few days ago, challenging me with all sorts of hot takes on love. I was…