The Way Family Podcast

I had the opportunity to be a guest on the Way Family Podcast.  It comes out June 20, 2016 and you can find it here.  We talked about #identityformation and the impact that #socialmedia can have on identity.  We also briefly talked about extended adolescence and the way that #millenials are being formed because of […]

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Humbling and Humiliating

There is nothing more Humbling and Humiliating than blogging. I heard that in a podcast.  I think it might have been Mitch Joel that said it.  It is so true.  When you blog, you put your ideas and thoughts out there.  When you blog, you open yourself up to humiliation.  There is nothing more humbling […]

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Notice Things

I was talking with a friend of mine who is also a blogger – you have to check out his ideas at  We were watching a performance, and there was a random comment made by one of the announcers.  I leaned over and said, I’m going to write about that.  He then asked if […]

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Finding Your Voice

I was listening to Mitch Joel’s podcast, and he made a comment about finding your voice.  It’s a line that you hear bloggers say.  People blog to “find their voice,” and it’s suppose to be this process of figuring out what to say in your blog. Mitch Joel said that finding your voice is not […]

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Blogging = Safe for Questions

Inherent with blogging is asking questions.  Typically, the questions are unanswerable.  It’s a place to process and think through things.  We write about whatever is bothering us.  We write through what we’re processing through.  A blog is a great place to do that. The only people that don’t understand that are those that don’t blog. […]

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Spammers are Smart

Whenever I log on to the dashboard of my blog, I many times will have a spam comment. I’ll check it to make sure there are no false positives, and I am always amazed when I check to see how the spam comments really stroke my ego.  They write general statements and typically there’s one […]

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