Obsolescence Isn’t a Good Career Option

Upgrading your job skills is critical because your other alternative is obsolescence. Nearly half of retail workers are at risk of losing their jobs to robots and other automation technology, according to a new report. Several years ago, I had people argue me down saying I was a conspiracy theorists. Of course, that WASN’T the…

I Care About You!

I recently worked on a social media project requiring me decide whom I cared about. On my personal page, I have over 500 friends including family. It may seem strange, but I do care about everyone on my friends list. I care about your happiness, safety and security. I care when you lose a loved…

Editor vs Ghost Writer

There IS a difference. As an editor, I am here to help my clients refine and perfect their voices through print. An editor IS NOT a ghost writer. Let me explain further. When I am hired to edit your books, I look for content flow and structure, grammar usage as well as formatting. I will…

You Attract That Which You Are

You do not attract that which you want, but that which you are. ~ James Allen ~ If you are negative yet you seek a positive life, it will not happen until you first change your negative attitude. As it is said, you cannot serve two masters. You must let one go. How can we…

Retain Your Humanity

In light of the recent tragedies that have happened in the United States and abroad, we must not lose our humanity. Not all police officers are murderers. Not all Muslims are terrorists. Not all Americans are racists. Of course, there are those who are bad. But as Mahatma Gandhi once said,

I’m Terrified of Success

A new year. For many, a new resolution. For me, I do not resolve to place myself within a pressure cooker of cookie-cutter expectations. I have an admission to make. I’m terrified of success. I recently realized this fear. I also realized it’s fear is that keeps me focused on being successful at everything I…

We Choose Happiness or Bitterness

Rich or poor, educated or uneducated, healthy or ill, adult or child, it COSTS YOU NOTHING to be kind. Yesterday, I witnessed how people CHOOSE to be unhappy and attempt to poison another person’s spirit. I was at a local hardware retail store in a very upscale neighborhood. The sales clerk has the most beautiful…

The Zone

As a writer, I get in ‘The Zone’. What is ‘The Zone’? Well, I go the mental and spiritual place where my writing creativity is in full swing. I put on my Pandora nature music channel or windows to listen to nature outside my patio doors, open my blinds to let the sunshine in, turn…