Posted in September 2013

How to pitch to an editor

How to pitch to an editor

First of all, give me a round of applause. This is my 100th post on this blog. WOOOO HOOOO!!!! If you follow my blog regularly, you know that my part time job is a freelance health writer. I get all kinds of email requests for media coverage. Most of it is very unappealing (it’s so … Continue reading

Sharing my joy from the weekend

I finished my second half marathon yesterday. The Rock and Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon. And may I just say it was sooooooooooo much better than Zooma in Annapolis. Flat and fast course. Good music. Perfect weather. Lots of crowd support on the course. Scenic view of the Schulkyll River. In other words: Awesome times ten!!! … Continue reading

Black Men as introverts. The plot thickens…

One of my favorite blogs is Very Smart Brothas. Two provocative, articulate Black men who blog about life, relationships, and anything else in between.  Many times they piss a lot of folks off including yours truly. Many times they say the things that everyone else is thinking but don’t want to say out loud (again … Continue reading

OMG!! I have a job interview

Umm…yeah so….about that title. It’s true. I really do have a job interview. I’m still trying to get over the shock that someone actually wants to sit down with me and discuss my possible future with their company. Lemme explain. I have been knee-deep in the process of writing an article for one of the … Continue reading

Things that make me smile: A Smart Husband

I sent my husband to the store to buy groceries. I anticipated him coming home with crap that I wouldn’t buy because…well he’s a guy and generally they don’t pay much attention to food labels. My heart leapt with joy when I saw that he got whole grain products. Wooooo hooooo!!!! It may seem small … Continue reading