I work in advertising. A cynic would say I write the words that convince people to buy things they don’t need with money they don’t have. I sell the American dream, product by product. And in a way, that’s true. People tend to either love advertising or hate it, and to be frank, a number … More It’s a Mad Mad Mad Ad World
Most people aren’t as good at multi-tasking as they think. I mean, be honest with yourself – can you really successfully do two things at once and lend both of them your attention? Probably not. Last night I was bored. I was flipping through channels, browsing the infinite interwebs, and just generally feeling like I … More Multi-What?
Four or five years ago, I went through a really difficult time. I reached out to an old teacher for help, and he gave me some of the most brilliant, beautiful advice I’ve ever received. I stumbled across it again today, and I thought I would share. “This experience will test your faith. No one … More Wise Words from a Wise Man
The ABC Family channel is having a Disney marathon this weekend. They’re calling it some sort of “Magical Musical” business, but lets get real. It should actually be called “Twenty-somethings Love Disney Movies Just as Much as Children and We Can Kill Two Birds with One Stone by Pandering to That”. I, of course, fall … More When You Wish Upon a Star
Everyone has different ideas about what it means to be successful. At first that sounds obvious, but when you really consider it, perhaps it isn’t as obvious as we think. Because there’s my idea of successful, and then there’s society’s idea of successful. I’m sure that many people never even really stop to think about … More Success Story
I’ve been thinking. I haven’t been thinking about this particular subject for terribly long, but it’s one of those things that sort of hits you all at once. A thought occurs to you, and you feel a drive for immediate change. Today, during a brainstorm at the agency, we watched this video. It’s five minutes … More A Sort of Jerry Maguire Manifesto
becausecylonsthatswhy: The infamous TARDIS dress done right by girlwiththetights Ladies and gents, I got a TARDIS dress from my bestie for Christmas – and here it is. Lucky for me I work on the same boat as a fellow blogger!