There's a lot of censorship in our world. It's everywhere. You don't even need to deep dive into learning where or how. Photo by Markus Winkler on Pexels.com Go on TikTok for a few days after a big social event. Whew! Soooooo many people telling other people what they are allowed or not allowed to … Continue reading 344 Days of Change: Censorship
How many times do you hear yourself say, "I CAN quit you" [?] No, not THAT sort of quit. I'm talking about who and what we choose to invite into our lives. Chase those rainbows. Photo: Mine @inkhoneypub At the moment, I'm talking about our company alliances. Yes. We get to choose them. Not the … Continue reading 351 Days of Change: I can quit you
Writing on Kindle Vella is an odd duck. You don't get paid unless they're reading. You don't get readers unless you give Amazon permission to pit you against other writers. You are giving away your content (intellectual property), artistry, and financial gain (if any). So? Why do it. The same reason you do anything. I've … Continue reading 358 Days of Change: Writing
I wore a little green ~ but I also wear a little Orange ... just sayin' Irish Blessing ~ Shared per social norms 🙂 I wrote a thing for today I'll release later. I'm just going to leave this here for now ~ continue w/my 365 Count down to the awesomeness awaiting us as we … Continue reading St. Patty’s Day ~ Weird right?
Nothing beats a reset, refresh, and rewrite more than starting with cleaning house. Not just the physical space, but also the digital space. henryhealing.com Yesterday, I either got hacked, or .... the cats walked across the keyboard again ... or, that Apple update just messed me up entirely. Either way, I had to clean the … Continue reading 360 Days of Change ~ Cleaning House
Millions of us are obsessed with changing who we are into who we want to be. Photo: @inkhoneypub The Fosters Imagine, if you will, that you are a 'trash kitten' ~ an unknowing sentient being, pulled from your mother, then dumped on the side of the road because you were unfortunate enough to be born … Continue reading 365 Days of Change
This idea that we can "make" anyone ~ anything is a myth. Sort of. From the pages of Becoming Unbusy. I'm at a stage in my life where I know that an un-busy life is most appealing to me. I've done my battle cry for decades. Now, it's someone else's turn. I'm uninterested in small, … Continue reading “Make Me”
Some of us follow the advice, "At any given moment, you can have a completely different life" A twist of a Maslow quote (which is a small sliver of what Maslow actually said, but the message is clear). The thing is ~ people don't really care where the quotes come from. They care about the … Continue reading How do you survive a world ~ without?
If you don't know ~ learn If you don't care ~ leave If you can't decide ~ listen If you think you'e right ~ circle back If you think you're wrong ~ own it Google Image of a Murder Hornet ~ or an orange gone bad ~ can't really tell. Today's news was just too … Continue reading 5 times I learned ~ how to manage emotions & the world at large
I have a thing I'm working on so don't want to spill the tea, before it's published. With a trademark and copyright. Though lord knows ... that doesn't stop people from slicing off a piece of our writing now does it. Writers know. I know you know. (Thinking about writers today) I'm giving this space … Continue reading Writers Writing about Writers
Several times, I've noticed that people LOVE to comment or offer advice, opinion, or how THEY would do something ~ before either reading what you've written OR< reading only to a certain point, then, reacting. Aunt Francis knew the truth of the world. If only we can all be more like her. How many of … Continue reading Masters in Their Field ~ Stay Curious
Perfect smiling faces. Deliriously fun and happy couples. Awe inspiring scenes of radiant joy. From The Mind's Journal Wildly successful young entrepreneurs selling happiness in a bottle to the tune of millions of followers, likes and dollars. Cats that seem to defy gravity. I think you get where I'm going with this. People in every … Continue reading Superficiality is the Antithesis to Authenticity
Seriously? Do I have to explain further? Probably. People ALWAYS need explanations, rather than just accept you for who you are. Photo by Ono Kosuki on Pexels.com I was given a name at birth. Karen [maiden name withheld for obvious reasons... hackers] 🙂 I got into writing fiction in 2006, so chose a pen name … Continue reading Why would you change your name? [Karen]
Why ask someone you don't know why they're doing what they're doing? 🙂 Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Okay, just playing ~ seriously though ... I am writing across four platforms for a few reasons. Remember, Stephen King says, "Writers write" ~ in his book, On Writing. It's exercise! Even the BEST writers are writing. … Continue reading Why write more?
I've just published on both Elephant Journal and Medium. Michael McKnight posted this to Linkedin. He's a master teacher in education. These words inspire us to think about self and others in the pursuit of happiness. Over 1K words in less than an hour. Every first and third Monday, I'm still writing for The Positive … Continue reading New hobbies or old dreams?
I've thought about this a lot lately. I've been blogging since 2011. It's time to make some $$ with it. Photo by Startup Stock Photos on Pexels.com I wasn't around anybody who realized that blogging was a thing for a long while. I had read an article about "finding your tribe" back then, only to … Continue reading Content Writer | Ghost?
I followed Tik Tok for a couple of months. From October through November, I just gathered enough content creators who were in my field or were experts at theirs so I could learn what Tik Tok was all about. In December I thought I'd give it a go, though it felt super uncomfortable. Photo by … Continue reading Choose Peace over Chaos
From my Pinterest Page @Inkhoneypub I have to organize my thoughts, time and schedule. It's the only way to make it as a small business owner. Especially when I am the everything for the company. Well, the cats say they help, but seriously, they only help in forcing me to remember that I have to … Continue reading WordPress is Pressing …