The Nurse

The Nurse

They had so many questions and didn't want to understand what was happening. The nurse often obliged them — it was always easier for everybody when they decided to believe her lies.

Can You Even Self-Care Effectively If You Work From Home?

Can You Even Self-Care Effectively If You Work From Home?

One advantage to getting older is that you get to continue to learn all about yourself and what you do well and what you don't do so well. And there's one thing that I have learned I am really bad at: Self-care.

21 Free (And Overlooked) Tools For Discovering Who Your Local Audience Is

21 Free (And Overlooked) Tools For Discovering Who Your Local Audience Is

To understand what's interesting and useful to the people who will (hopefully, at some point) buy your product, you must "know your audience." Well, OK. But what if you don't know your audience?

A Week Of Morning Routines

A Week Of Morning Routines

Monday

5:30 a.m. Wake up. 3 sun salutations.

5:35 a.m. Meditation + affirmations: "I am on a journey of health and mindfulness." 108 times.

23 Conversation Igniters For Introverts Who Can't Network

23 Conversation Igniters For Introverts Who Can't Network

Do you know what's the worst? Talking to people you don't know when you are, by nature, ridiculously shy.

How To Decide Which Survey Option Is Perfect For Your Big Project

How To Decide Which Survey Option Is Perfect For Your Big Project

If the topic is the skeleton of your project — and we all know there's only so much you can do to hide wonky bones — then the survey itself will provide the vital organs.

Finding Home

Finding Home

He was tall and strong and handsome and when he built her the house, she felt "no, thank you" wasn't a phrase she could say in response. But she hated it, almost from the start, though it was lovely from the outside.

Do Humans Have A 'Right To Record'?

Do Humans Have A 'Right To Record'?

Is it crazy for airlines to expect that consumers will agree to their "don't record us, ever, even if we're doing something heinous" stipulation — or is it crazy for consumers to expect a private business to allow them to use those devices for recording purposes when they are on airline property and using airline services?

21 Simple Ways To Select Your Perfect Survey Topic

21 Simple Ways To Select Your Perfect Survey Topic

Surveys can be fickle beasts, but when done properly, they can set you (and your business) up as the go-to people for answers to questions.

The Tooth Fairy

The Tooth Fairy

After the elders had caught her and removed her teeth, one by one, she hadn't been able to feed. But not all of the elders felt comfortable sharing the tale of her specific horror with their children ...