Wise Words Wednesday: Oscar Wilde

This is something I’ve struggled with for a long time. I live so much in my head that I miss out on opportunities because of these anxious thoughts. Will they like me? Will I like them? What will we talk about? What if everyone ignores me? Will people think I’m ugly? Will they like my outfit?...more

Today's Foodism: Mornings Are For The Birds ... And Breakfast

Only dull people are brilliant at breakast.~Oscar WildeMornings. For some, it is their favorite time of day. Rise and shine, bright and early, up and at 'em and all that nonsense. For me, mornings are the bane of my existence. I once owned a sleep shirt with the image of a frazzled and worn out looking Garfield the Cat on the front with a line that read "I don't do mornings." ...more

Copywriting with a Bite to Hold Your Reader’s Attention

By Bob Speyer, Web Success TeamEvery website owner is competing for the hearts and minds of their visitors. Keeping their eyeballs transfixed to your site can lead to more business and increased revenue. Making that important good first impression is the result of great direct response copywriting. Your content must engage the visitor within the first 15 seconds, giving them reason to stay, read and navigate through the site....more

Forgive Me, For I Have Sinned...

"It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution." ~ Oscar WildeGrowing up Catholic, confession was one of the dreaded tasks I had no way out of and never looked forward to, but unfortunately it was one of the necessary evils one had to undergo at least once a month. According to Don Battaglini, confession was as essential before receiving communion as scrubbing behind one’s ears is before going to the doctor, and he wouldn’t have it any other way....more