All in On Writing

Write Like You've Got Competition

A couple of months ago, I applied for a writing gig on Upwork. I didn’t get the job, which isn’t unusual. For every ten proposals I send, I get maybe three or four jobs. But, shortly after I found out I wasn’t picked, I got a message from the posting client, who informed me I was his “second pick”…

The Spirit of Adventure

Last year, we bought the house from Up.

Not the actual house in which retired balloon salesman Carl Frederickson flies to Paradise Falls with the help of a young Wilderness Explorer and a chimney-full of helium-filled balloons, but one that looks a heck of a lot like it.