Room For One More

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 […]

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Let Your Work Move You

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 […]

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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 […]

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Your Story is Worth Telling

I recently had the opportunity to meet the most incredible woman. Her name was Jody, and she owned a gourmet Czech kolache bakery in Calvert, Texas. I just happened to walk in because it had a sign that said “real fudge.” Real fudge people! Do you really need another reason to walk into a place? […]

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It’s Time to Dream Again

If money, time, connections, and personality didn’t matter, what would your dream be? I spend a lot of time asking myself this question because I believe it is one of the most important questions in life. Dreams are one of our most valuable commodities we can offer ourselves and our world. They keep us motivated […]

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