Thoughts, Ideas & Stories

It might seem that the writings here don’t exactly fit with the remainder of my site. After all, the focus here is not marketing. However, it is a place for you to get to know me. I share here because there are ideas and thoughts and stories shut up inside me bursting to get out. I hope you find encouragement, hope, and rest here. I hope sharing what’s on my heart and mind speaks to yours somehow.
Ten Years and Counting

Ten Years and Counting

I woke up this morning feeling nostalgic. Today, I'm beginning my 8th year as a business owner, and I'm well into my 10th year since I began working on my own as a freelancer. If you think this is going to be a post about how you too can achieve this great goal...

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Content Creation Tips

Content Creation Tips

Every small business owner knows you need to create content. Post to social media. Publish a website. Send an email. And the constant churn of it can exhaust even the most creative people. And for those for whom creativity is not where your talents lie… it can be an...

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Unencumbered

Unencumbered

Unencumbered. According to the Oxford Dictionary, it means “not having any burden or impediment.” A link in the search window to a vocabulary website also asked “Can a person be unencumbered?” The answer given: “A person is unencumbered when they’re traveling light -...

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Stones of Remembrance

Stones of Remembrance

Forgetting. I remember when I used to remember everything. Yet another thing I took for granted in my youth that feels gone forever! These days, there has been a lot more forgetting than I'm comfortable with. While it's true that some of it was caused by an illness...

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New Perspective

New Perspective

I've been reading through the Bible with a group of ladies this summer. The whole Bible in three months basically. It's like trying to drink water from a fire hydrant for someone like me who prefers to soak in each chapter and verse as I read and study it. But it...

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