Work-Life Balance: Leaving Work at Work


Professional, Writer's Life

Last week, when a coworker asked me about how I check my work email at home, she was surprised to hear me say that I don’t check it at home. “Oh, you mean you can’t get to your email unless you’re using your work computer?” she asked with a slightly concerned smile. As if I’d […]

07/09/2018

Prepping to Attend a Convention


Conferences and Conventions, Professional

By this point, I’ve gone to a few different conferences and conventions along the east coast. I’ve been to a tiny anime convention in Virginia Beach and I’ve been to New York Comic Con (in costume both times). I have attended a single-day journalism conference in Virginia, a brief journalism seminar/conference in Athens, GA, and […]

04/19/2018

Progress: Getting organized after losing a job


Writer's Life

Over the last month, there was a lot for me to be happy about. Christmas with the family had been wonderful. Progress on The Thieves of Traska was in an excellent place. I went to Albany to see a friend and go to a concert. For a little while, I got a better handle on my stress at […]

02/08/2017