If you believe in astrology (many do, when it suits them), it seemed that 2019 could be defined by mercury perpetually being in retrograde. This implies going backward and in astrological circles, a motion that triggers a cycle of misfortune. From the president and his dubious exploits on down, nationally we have certainly seen collective […]Read more "2019 in Retrograde"
I remember getting my ass kicked as a junior at Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism by professor Drew Riley Everts. Between the ridiculous in-class news reporting deadlines and the impossible sentence diagramming, I often wondered why I had transferred from the school of fine arts. But Dr. Everts and her draconian ways helped […]Read more "Why I Love Copywriting"
“Slow down everyone, you’re moving too fast.” – Jack Johnson I’ve worked since I was 13. It’s all I’ve ever known. I’m not quite sure when the ethic was ingrained in me but it could very well have started with my grandfather. As a boy, I used to visit “The Shop,” our nickname for my […]Read more "Hitting the Pause Button"