I launched this blog in 2008. My mini-me.


5 interviewing tips that work in journalism and real life

May 31, 2015

My parents raised me to be polite and nice. That meant keeping my mouth shut. I guess my decision to become a journalist was a form of revenge. After all, […]

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The power of personal punting

February 3, 2012

Here’s the headline: I found a way to survive my first month as a full-time, 21st century journalist. Despite overwhelming exhaustion and personal chaos, punting is helping me to make […]

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How to choose a good shrink

November 29, 2011

Today’s post is inspired by the single most frequent question that readers ask me: How does a person get started with therapy? How do I choose a good shrink? Up […]

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Three table-setting tips: dine with confidence!

November 27, 2008

Do you ever wonder what fork or glass to use? Which bread plate? I have 3 easy tips to help you dine with class & look good at in social settings.

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