On the little ways I’m getting more rest

Rest is highly unappreciated. Many people define "success" with "busy-ness," meaning I, like many others, tend to feel useless if I'm not doing something to further my work. We hear about how CEOs read a billion times a week, how successful people are those that work the longest hours, and inevitably we are discouraged from [...]

2017 taught me to focus on my priorities

2017 was a year of work for me. It was my first complete year out of school and, consequently, my first complete year of unemployment. And yet I was working - working really, really hard. The call to work - to "hustle," as some like to say - seems to be prevailing in popular culture, especially [...]

Editing your writing: 6 simple tips

Editing your writing is often seen as an extra, unnecessary step in the writing process. "One draft is all I need," brags almost every college student. It's almost a point of pride to be able to write perfectly in one go, and even after college, editing takes a backseat to writing. It's seen as an extra [...]