Brian Jacques, Jen Williams, Michael McClung, Mick Wall, Oliver Jeffers, S.A. Chakraborty

August: Month in Review

In case anyone noticed, I’ve been away for a while. I started a new job, a new side business, summer happened, and our living situation went to s**t. I still read some, but not a lot, and pretty much everything had to take a back seat while I “did life”. While I was gone, surprisingly,… Continue reading August: Month in Review

Carrie Anton

Me, Myself & Ideas: The Ultimate Guide to Brainstorming Solo

Author: Carrie Anton & Jessica Nordskog | Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing An essential resource for any self-employed, freelance, or work-from-home professional, Me, Myself & Ideas offers tips, tools, and a host of exercises aimed at crushing mental blocks and forging ahead with creative solutions. Whether you're stuck on a logistical problem or experiencing a creative… Continue reading Me, Myself & Ideas: The Ultimate Guide to Brainstorming Solo

Dr Anne Brown

Backbone Power: The Science of Saying No

Author: Dr Anne Brown | Self-published A wise man once said, "the key to failure is trying to please everybody." But before you can tell others NO, you have to able to tell yourself YES. Yes to embarking on a path of personal growth. Yes to ending the cycle of people-pleasing and self-neglect-finally and forever.… Continue reading Backbone Power: The Science of Saying No

Brooke Hampton, Jen O'Sullivan, Justin R. Adams, Neal's Yard, Wellness & Wellbeing

Love yo’self…

I want to do something a little unusual today - and talk about a Topic. I have a book-related point, but the thought came from a non-bookish place. Self-care. I have seen so many posts recently on the blogosphere, on Facebook and Instagram and Twitter, where people are talking about the ways they are struggling… Continue reading Love yo’self…