Category: Writing

Keep Rolling On

As we head into the summer – despite the temperature telling us its late fall – it’s a good time to update my comings and goings. Over the past few months, I’ve had a number of great stories hit the

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Introducing The Office of Time Control Website

A few months ago, I mentioned on this site that I had finished writing my first science-fiction novel, The Office of Time Control. It’s a satirical take on our need to search for happiness while we continually look in all the wrong places.

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New Piece: When Two Jobs Become One

My latest on Fortune.com discusses how to make sure if you’re stuck taking up the slack for a colleague that leaves, you’re not doing two jobs for the price of one. It’s important to help, but put your foot down to

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Finishing My First Novel Has Created A New Box To Check Off

For the past two-and-a-half to three years, I’ve been writing a novel. I would wake up, scratch out 1,000 words, then move to my real work of the day. When I took a full-time position, I would try to write and edit before

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I Almost Died A Year Ago Today. What Should I Do About It?

A year ago today, I nearly died. I don’t mean I had one of those near-death experiences where a truck almost hit me or a falling piano almost crushed my unsuspecting self as I walked below. No. I mean my

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