Tag: habits

The Crock-Pot Writing Method

The Crock-Pot Writing Method

You can choose to set on a path of writing, but you become a writer by doing it daily–even when it’s hard, even when it’s crap, even when nobody is listening.

My friend Jess wrote that the other day. Jess, who sent me a message via the contact form on my blog almost four years ago and said, “I’m 21 years old and I am an English Literature Major at New Mexico State University, and I want so badly to write. I really just don’t know where to start.”

Fast forward four years and Jess is one of those super … Continue reading

For the Road Warriors

For the Road Warriors

 

Between working in Admissions and going on road trips of all kinds, I’ve put in quite a bit of time on the road. And while I’m more than happy to hit the road anytime, anywhere, for any length of time, I know there are lots of people who don’t share that level of enthusiasm for living out of a suitcase away from any sense of normalcy. I totally get that. However, I’ve picked up a few tricks of the trade that aren’t all that clever, but aren’t all that difficult to implement, either. Here are a few travel staples … Continue reading