The Season for Living #FridayReads

Originally posted on DNCwrites.com Photo by Thought Catalog on Unsplash You finally made it to Friday! You did that sis! Now take a break with a quick read from DNC. Enjoy her short story, “The Season for Living”, from her #12daysofashortstory challenge on her blog DNCwrites.com. The Season for Living by DNC Snow danced with the wind to…

Overcoming Your Writing Fears: Let Faith Take the Wheel

The scariest thing about living your passion, is that moment when you realized that you could be judge over it. It’s like when you do something you love, and you share it with the world, they can either love it, like it, hate it, or just not care about it. Which then creates that demon…

It’s not time to slow down; finish up the year strong!

Normally, around this time of the year, we are preparing ourselves for holiday joy overload. And in preparation for such exhaustion, we end up hitting autopilot for our personal endeavors. I normally clean my cube about once or twice a week, go to a few more festive occasions around the office and just totally fall off…

Fear is a tool — Learn it, use it and watch great things happen.

Fear; commonly used as a deterrent for an action. A way to impede or avoid change. Most are reluctant to recognize a “fear”. They would rather disguise it with words like “risky” or “impossible”. Something like: I can’t start my own business, it’s too risky. I could never go back to school, it’s impossible. Both…

New cover, new outlook, same sexy verbiage.

Originally posted on The Chronicles of DNC:
If you have been following my social media accounts (Twitter, Facebook and Instagram) you might have noticed something different…yep my book cover. Here are five reasons why I change my book cover: Change for the better: As a businesswoman and a marketer, I understand that sometimes you have…

Stop Stifling Your Potential

(Updated on 10.24.16) Have you ever sat in your cubicle looking around thinking what am I doing?  NO REALLY…WHAT AM I (OR WE) DOING? Yes, I’ve done that and it’s not because I’m confused about the work I’m doing. No. I’m actually very comfortable in my full-time duties. The confusion began with waking up each…

Stepping Back Will Always Remind You Where You’re Going

Back in 2011, I started my first blog — Adventures in Weddingland: Sane in the Insanity. I did it to talk about the chaos of wedding planning and to kick-start my writing obsession again. But I can’t deny that I was scared shitless to finally share my words to others, outside of my small circle, on the…