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All The Gray

I was listening to an I Should Be Writing podcast this morning at work. If you haven't listened, Mur runs a great show for all level writers, focusing on the newer blood. Anyway, she talked…

Wave from the End Zone

A long time ago I worked in a semiconductor plant. It was right after I graduated with my associate's degree, and I wasn't sure if I'd be going back to school. After about six months,…

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Time To Solo

A long time ago, when I started college, I studied aviation. I thought my dream at the time was to be a pilot. It was a lot of work and unfortunately it didn't work out.…

You’ll Never Get to Yes

Being a writer gets lonely at stretches. There are seemingly endless nights when you're off by yourself, typing away while other people are out having a life. Not that I'm complaining here - if you…

Focusing Your Project

Ages ago I took a class in business analysis through University of California Irvine. We covered basic project management and documentation. I had a lot of fun and really enjoyed it. One of the aspects…