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It's hard to believe Thanksgiving is just a week away. But, then again, I'm not hosting this year. You'd think that would give me plenty of time to come up with a brand new Thanksgiving ditty for you, right? Wrong. …Continue
Dear Plate Spinning 101 -
I'm sorry it's taken me so long to write.
I haven't come to make excuses. You deserve more than that.
But, please, give me a chance to explain.
Remember that new, full-time day job I told you about? The one downtown? That keeps me away from home for upwards of 12 hours a day?
Well, I got wrapped up in it big time - meeting new people, starting new…
Since getting laid off from my full-time day job on the last day of 2012, I find I am just as busy as I was before, but things are definitely different.
First and foremost, my stress level has dropped significantly. I know this goes without saying. Working forty-plus hours a week while taking care of a large family and elderly parents, volunteering and trying to launch my freelance writing career while stalking literary agents would make anyone's blood pressure…