Veteran's Day: WWII's Female War Heroes Deserve To Have Their Stories Told

"Nancy Wake, "the White Mouse" and the most decorated woman of the 1939-45 war, disliked people messing around with her life story.  Small wonder.  It was an extraordinary story and an extraordinary life."...more
Great article...always love hearing about the untold stories of heroes and role models that most ... more

SNAP - We Must Do Better

 "If this is going to be a Christian nation that doesn’t help the poor, either we have to pretend that Jesus was just as selfish as we are, or we’ve got to acknowledge that He commanded us to love the poor and serve the needy without condition and then admit that we just don’t want to do it."   - Stephen Colbert...more
Well written. Unfortunately, there are people who scam the system, and decide to do everything ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your November 2013 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Trying to remember to post my link each day - new post from ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your November 2013 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Just posted my link from yesterday's blog post. I have been remembering to blog everyday, what I ... more

3 Tips That Will Help You Make Time to Write

One of the most common questions I'm asked by budding writers -- second only to "how do you make money freelancing?" -- is How do I find motivation to write when I'm exhausted after a long day of work/family/kids/housekeeping/ etc.? ...more
Can't wait to check out the tools you mentioned. Writing these tips on a note and tacking it by ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your November 2013 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Trying to remember to add my link everyday and comment. Do we need to write a comment each time ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your November 2013 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Can't wait to sit down tonight and start reading through some of these posts! more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your November 2013 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Are we supposed to put our name or name of blog, when linking? more

Joining NaBloPoMo This November? Add Your Blog to the 2013 Blogroll Now

If you're posting for NaBloPoMo every day in November, add your name to our 2013 blogroll to share your work and enter to win prizes! Just fill out the NaBloPoMo Blogroll Form. Make sure you've selected NOVEMBER, and only submit your blog once, please. It may take up to 24 hours for your blog to appear on the list. The November blogroll is open until November 5. After that point, no new blogs will be added. ...more
Looking forward to participating in November! more

Advice for New(ish) Bloggers

10 months ago, I started a little business. It's been a dream of mine for a while now, being my own boss, setting my own hours, loving what I do, and doing what I love. It has taken me 12 years to get here. Blogging got me here. If I say this to someone who doesn't blog, or doesn't read any blogs, they will likely shake their heads and move on. To the many who started a blog just to document family moments, or just write, and find themselves in careers they never envisioned possible (social media consultants, community managers, brand ambassadors, published authors, freelance writers, website designers, the list goes on), they will understand. ...more
Thank you for this post. Although I am not completely new to blogging, been dabbling for quite a ... more