Today is an exciting day because it’s Friday and my first ever Guest Blog Post was published today! It was for a site called runningawayfromhome.org you should totally check out! If you want to read my blog on it, you can right here. I wrote about my experience running away from home aka moving to […]Read more "My First Time: Guest Blogging"
What’s the craziest idea you’ve ever had? What idea can you not stop thinking about? What’s that’s thing you’ve been saying to yourself or your friends, “it would be cool if” or “what if we did…?” Whatever the answer to that question is, that is what you should be doing. I have this thought about […]Read more "OutKick Your Creative Coverage"
You’re about to read my attempt at helping us find space for ourselves in a world that appears to be filling up. It is part two of Room For One More. If you haven’t read that post, take 4 minutes and go read it and then come back. Okay, here we go! As we go throughout […]Read more "Just Start Then Keep Starting"
We live in a world inundated with “creatives.” Everywhere you look there is another “photographer” on Instagram, another “filmmaker” on Vimeo, and another “storyteller” who is all about capturing moments. At least twice a week I say to myself, “Everyone is a creative these days,” and it is followed by me rolling my eyes back […]Read more "Room For One More"
On November 13, 2015 I ran away from home… kind of. I was 23 and moved to Minnesota. Bonnie (my Ford Focus), 4 boxes, 2 lamps, 1 TV, and 1 Guitar and a dream ventured off to the frigid north. I ran away from home, and now I live the dream I never knew I […]Read more "What No One Told Me About Running Away From Home"
Have you ever gotten good advice, but it just wasn’t good for you? The kind of advice that comes from people who genuinely love and care about you. In any other context, the advice would’ve been solid, but this time it just doesn’t sit right with you when you’re hearing it. It’s not that it’s […]Read more "Take The Dive – The Relationship Advice We All Need"
Guess who’s back, back again? #TGFTS back. Tell a friend. Please. Tell a friend. Snap it. Gram it. Share it. Retweet it. Let the world know we’re back. Did I already say please? Okay cool. It’s always a good start when you just start asking people for things right? No context. No reason why. Just […]Read more "BACK AT IT AGAIN"
I love the work that I do – personally and professionally. All the work I’ve done with Thank God for the Summertime has given me an opportunity to learn so much about myself and coincidentally about the world around me. Slowly but surely, I’ve been learning what works and what doesn’t work in the blogging […]Read more "Let Your Work Move You"
I had something great planned for today’s post, but it just wasn’t working. It still isn’t working really. I’ve tried to work it so many different ways. I’ve been thinking about it for weeks and today was the day it should’ve come out, but it isn’t. It won’t come out today because it just isn’t […]Read more "When Things Don’t Come Together"
Before writing everyday, I used to come up with a title to anything I was writing before starting. Every single time. If I didn’t have a title, I couldn’t work on it. It couldn’t be just any title either; it had to be a creative and engaging title. My title problem made working on essays […]Read more "(Insert Title Here)"