Instead of getting discouraged, find your inner “do list”

Journalists are totally overburdened by the pressure-cooker of this industry. It’s beyond just being a tough job – the pressures can take a toll. Add to that the increasing pressures of adult life that everyone faces, and it can be too much.  As a precaution against spiraling and a protection against despair, over the last … More Instead of getting discouraged, find your inner “do list”

Considering giving up on writing? Here are 6 tips to convince you otherwise

It’s tempting as a journalist to give up and just find some other job. Something more stable, predictable and that feeds a steady paycheck into the bank account. There is also the in-between realm of working a “day job” that pays the bills and doing journalism on the side in one’s spare time. There is … More Considering giving up on writing? Here are 6 tips to convince you otherwise