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Why Aren’t You Writing About …?? I’ll Tell You.


Writers and journalists get asked this question A LOT. Especially when someone feels your coverage is picking on their favorite politician, actor, or sports figure. Instead of arguing the merits of a specific case, or defending their hero, their default is “Why aren’t you writing about [whatever makes ME angry this week]?

Well, I’ll tell you why. Continue reading

10 Joys of Working From Home – What are Yours?


  1. You can work at 1 am, as I am now.
  2. Take a break to play with your dog.
  3. Put a roast in the oven or bake some bread and enjoy the aroma while you work.
  4. Take a power nap on the couch.
  5. Raid the refrigerator whenever you like.
  6. Have a dance party to celebrate a new achievement.
  7. Take frequent 15 minute breaks to clean house or get in a quick workout.
  8. You can still work when you’re sick because the bathroom is nearby and nobody cares how you look.
  9. You can have casual Fridays all week.
  10. Talk to yourself without anyone thinking you’re weird.

What are your favorite work-at-home joys?