I used to think that listening to literature was “cheating.” Now I’m an audiobook devotee. Continue reading Do audiobooks count as reading?
I started another book last night. Problem is, I already have a large pile on my nightstand. Am I reading too many books at once? Continue reading How many books is too many books to read at once?
Deadlines used to be a constant source of dread for me. But in recent years, they’ve transformed from a source of dread and anxiety to my saving grace. Continue reading Deadlines are my lifeline.
Over the past few years as a professional content writer, I’ve written about a million words in the form of blog posts, website copy, emails, and white papers. That feels like a lot, but in the context of the rest of the Internet, maybe it isn’t. Continue reading I write the Internet.
Recently, I’ve been tracking time spent on my most important creative/learning endeavors using my accounting software as a way to view the things that are important to me as business I owe myself. It’s been a useful experiment. Continue reading You, inc.
I rounded out 2017 with a stack of murder mysteries, which ran the gauntlet from 1920’s London to 2010’s LA. Continue reading What I read in December, 2017.
Tolkien’s love of language inspired not only the creation of Middle Earth, but my love of language, too. Here’s what I wrote to honor him at my brother’s recent Tolkien feast. Continue reading On Tolkien and invented languages.