Seems like I do this every couple of years, or perhaps it is more often, but it seems like a long-scale cycle. My mind is always awhirl, thinking, thinking about writing, thinking about ideas to share. Thinking about a way to make money from my writing about things I want to write about. I know that I could freelance. This isn't about that. This is about identity, changing … [Read more...] about Reorganizing My Brain
Here a Hack, There a Hack, Everywhere a Hack, Hack (Updated 2015 version) In this world where hacking seems to be de rigueur, it is becoming more and more difficult and important to have a secure blog. The attacks that began a couple years ago on WordPress sites left an especially sinister taste in my mouth. But every single node along the information superhighway can be … [Read more...] about Security Recommendations for Blogging
After several weeks of living in a funk I have re-emerged with energy and ideas. Watch out world! TED Women - TEDx Tucson Women I was lucky to be invited, or have an invitation wrangled for me by my friend Pam Vaner of My Sassy Notions, to a gathering organized by Mary Reed, TEDxTucson Leader extraordinaire, to catch a livestream of a session of TED Women 2015 with around 15 … [Read more...] about What A Freakin' Amazing Week!
I miss this blog! I miss my readers. I miss my topics. In case you don't know, I am working on a new site called the Women's Legacy Project. It is more focused on a certain topic and a certain demographic than this free-for-all that is my life and my quest for a fair trade cuppa. New endeavors always present a liminally-enriched and -challenged experience (and yes liminally … [Read more...] about I've Missed You
Regular readers will be surprised at my choice of topic for today in this non-compensated post about the little woman's accessory company gone global from the Northeastern Indiana close to where I grew up – Vera Bradley located in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Except that the company is not actually in Fort Wayne from what I can tell, but rather has its HQ in Huntington, Indiana (which … [Read more...] about Vera Bradley Is Not Who She Never Was