So this is an interesting (read: annoying!) change from Google — but even though I have hundreds of thousands of views of my content, I cannot earn a penny unless I have at least a thousand “subscribers”… Therefore I ask you indulge me in – not only in subscribing yourself, but challenging two others toContinue reading “Please SUBSCRIBE!”

WEB EXTRA: Local 24’s Mike Matthews on Memorial Day & his father

A story from one of America’s best writers on his father’s experience during WWII. #MemorialDay From Michael Matthews, Local 24 News, Memphis: This is sort of special. I know, I am supposed to give you the inside information on politics, the stuff that’s going on in the hallways at City Hall, and the Shelby CountyContinue reading “WEB EXTRA: Local 24’s Mike Matthews on Memorial Day & his father”

Early Morning Poll: Insomnia

My Dad and I are super-close because I have always had problems with insomnia.  He has always been a night owl and was always the one I would talk to, since he was always working late at his home-based publishing company. So I know what you’re going through if you’re reading this at 3 inContinue reading “Early Morning Poll: Insomnia”

Cystic Fibrosis Fundraising Efforts

On Thursday night, I was recognized as one of Utah’s Finest Under 40, one of 8 people (only 4 women) chosen.  As one of the honorees, I raised money and awareness for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, and also wrote an essay on the spirit of helping others.  The topic of the essay was as follows:Continue reading “Cystic Fibrosis Fundraising Efforts”

I knew it was early, but this is ridiculous.

Imagine my surprise when I was wide awake at – you guessed it, 2am! I suppose I can get a lot of work done now that I’m somewhat alert.