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 […]Read more "The Way Family Podcast"
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 […]Read more "Humbling and Humiliating"
I was talking with a friend of mine who is also a blogger – you have to check out his ideas at thechristiannerd.com. 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 […]Read more "Notice Things"
….can be so scary. At one point, blogging was scary, but this will be my 993rd post. You get used to it. I got used to it. I recorded a video podcast today. It was scary. I have made videos before, but this was our first attempt at it. We’ll see how many we make, […]Read more "Putting Your Stuff Out There"
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 […]Read more "Finding Your Voice"
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. […]Read more "Blogging = Safe for Questions"
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 […]Read more "Spammers are Smart"