Everyone has seen Mr. Mom, right? My favorite line from the whole movie is when Michael Keaton is dropping his kids off at school, pulling into the circular drive against traffic, and like four moms tell him, "You're doing it wrong."… Read the post
January 30th, 2019
The Real Power of Social Media — and a Challenge
In my own (lucky) experience, your online pals become your real-life friends. My online friends rock. They are my tribe and I can't imagine my life without them. That, my friends, is the real power of social media.
We spend time with these people, whether it’s chatting on social media, sharing a writing sprint or cat video, asking about a plot problem, trying to figure out what kind of cooties your kid has, or sharing morning coffee. … Read the post
January 16th, 2019
WITS Throwdown: Putting the "Social" in Social Media
The real title of this post is How To Put the Social in Social Media Without Losing Your Mind or All Your Free Time.
That's a heavy promise, right? Social media does like to suck up valuable family time, writing time, down time.… Read the post
I can hear you saying, Noooooo! Not another thing I have to do to build a platform! I'm already on FB, Twitter, Pinterest, I Blog, have a website, Instagram, Google Plus , Linkdin, Goodreads . . . Okay, I'll stop, because I'm depressing myself, but just know that I could go on.… Read the post