So, being young and having a full-time job offers a strange sort of dichotomy. On the one hand, for the first time in my life, I’m making enough money to live on (at a job I love, no less). I’m paid an annual salary with plenty of opportunities for raises and bonuses, and I am … More Independently Depending
Definitely! I actually ended up with this job through some very lucky networking. I was a student member of AAF (american advertising federation), and I applied for one of the local chapter scholarships. I would definitely suggest becoming part of your local chapter if you haven’t yet – they have them in almost every city! the … More First off, I want to congratulate you on getting a job that has a Mad Men feel. I love that show! Secondly, how did you get a job with an advertising agency right after college? Tips and tricks for an aspiring copywriter?
There will literally be nothing of substance in this post. I just ate one of those freaky hybrid fruit things that they’re selling now – I think it was a mix between a peach and an apple, but I’m not entirely sure. A papple? an appeach? Will one a day keep the doctor away? So … More Random Thursday ramblings…
We could all use a little Edie. Her humor, her fashion, her delight for life and for people. There is something to be learned in that. Check out the book “Edie: Girl on Fire” if you feel so inclined. It’s nothing short of fascinating, just like Edie herself. “I’d like to turn the whole world … More
My favorite inanimate object …It’s gotta be my bed. I adore it.
So, whatever happened to the idea of being lovely? Whatever happened to class? I was born too late for hats and white gloves and putting effort into one’s self at all times. But really, isn’t the world missing a certain romance that used to be carried with those ideas? I want to be lovely. I don’t … More What happened to lovely?
Once upon a time, I was absolutely certain I had met “the one”. THE person. The person you’re supposed to meet and recognize immediately as your soulmate. The yin to your yang, the peanut butter to your jelly, the Jake Ryan to your Samantha Baker (points to anyone who gets that reference). But you see, … More This business about “the one”