Tag Archives: writing

What I Learned From Blogging For a Job (Or How Treating Your Personal Blog as Work Can Increase Productivity)

In my last post, I talked honestly about my problem with procrastination in updating my personal blog. However, do not think because of that post that I am terrible at writing blog posts.

2012 – Year in Review

2012 was a wonderful year. I became more active on this blog and I shouldered new responsibilities, relating to school, clubs and work. I was extremely busy in 2012, but I did enjoy the frenzy of it all.

A Letter I Wrote to My Future Self at 16

When I was sixteen, I wrote a letter to my future self. I posted it to my Livejournal, my online diary at the time. I remember writing it after my mother sat me down and told me that my cousin – then a junior in college – was having a baby. We were both scared.

How to Nail an Awesome Internship

Ah, internships. How unreachable you seem to us college students, who just want an impressive resume! How you make us jealous of our peers, who seem to have the perfect one!

Friday Jamboree: Snark & The Myth of “Having it All”

Happy Friday, everyone! Woah, this is the first time in a while that I’ve actually posted this Friday Jamboree on time. Congratulations to me! And congratulations to you for stumbling upon these lovely links. This week is all about blogging tips, cynicism and awesome online magazines. Let’s get going, then, shall we?

All About Beisel, Self Storage & Dog Poop!

This week, I was busy writing, writing, writing. As always, it’s so great to see all my articles in print. Especially this week – I broke a record! Three of my articles feature in the papers today, and one of them is front page above the fold! I wrote about Elizabeth Beisel,