Please Don’t Yell At Your Cruise Agent. (She’s Doing The Best She Can.)

I’ve recently completed five-weeks of training to be a cruise agent for a large travel organization that has separate departments for cruises, car rentals, vacation packages and more. For four weeks, I learned about twelve different cruise lines while sitting in a freezing, windowless room. At five weeks, I was expected to be taking my […]

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The Four Day Pause

During a dark commute home this week, I was thinking about this blog post and what to call it. The Four Day Pause is appropriate, but so is, “Can I Get an Answer I Can Understand and/or Implement, Please?” Or, perhaps, “A Little Help Would Be Nice”? After reading this post, I’ll leave it up […]

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Intentional Writing

First of all, to all my readers, a very Happy New Year. I wish you many happy, quiet moments that refresh the mind and spirit, good friends that make you laugh, and abundant opportunities to help you reach your goals and dreams.

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Farewell, 2017

Life doesn’t always take you down familiar roads or to happy places. Sometimes you end up on a highway with a lot of potholes and no rest stop in sight.  This year, I found myself on one of those unexpected trips, driving away from the salty sea air and into the dusty desert for what […]

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