The Perks of Being a Freelance Writer

Freelance writer - woman with a backpack writing on a mountain peak

What’s the best part about being a freelancer? Working from home in your favorite socks? Choosing the projects you take on? Taking breaks when you want? A while ago, I talked a bit about what it’s like being a freelance writer. Now I want to focus on the main benefits—the reasons why you may want … Continue reading The Perks of Being a Freelance Writer

Why Do Most New Year Resolutions Fail

New Year Resolutions Photo Annie Spratt

Around 88% of people who set New Year resolutions fail, at least according to this study. I don’t know about you, but I’m careful with my resolutions this year. I know from experience that I tend to “over-resolve.” Why do so many New Year resolutions fail? Here’s what I think. 1.     Not setting small, measurable … Continue reading Why Do Most New Year Resolutions Fail

Another Snowless Christmas

Another snowless Christmas in Bucharest—I’ve gotten used to them, but still… If it wasn't for the tree mother set up in the living room, the decorations in the shops and on the streets, and the Christmas Market under the Palace of the Parliament, I may not have even noticed the coming and going of Christmas … Continue reading Another Snowless Christmas