One of the first things our father taught my brother and me was the necessity of reading every single word of every single document that we sign. No exceptions. No excuses. Zilch. Nada. The lesson was repeated in law school (yeah, I actually trained as a lawyer in an alternate lifetime – go ... Read More about #DontJustSignHere: Why women need to get savvy with their documents!
You know your life has gone beyond crazy when the only time you can sit down peacefully for half an hour is 35,000 feet up in the air. I don’t know what Michael Douglas was wailing about… give me an airplane journey any day, the longer the better. As frequently as you can. Not only because I love ... Read More about Blog? Or mom? What would YOU choose?
Hello people... and apologies for the super-long absence. To all the lovely ones who've been asking, I'm quite well, thank you! It's just that sometimes you decide to blog more regularly – decide to launch new blogs, in fact – and life makes an even firmer decision to get in the way. So, this is ... Read More about Of holidays and everything that happens AFTER you’ve left on that jet plane
A new day, another bit of news about XYZ blog getting a multimillion dollar boost from angel investors. Screaming industry headlines about a blogger designing a range of makeup for a cooler-than-cool beauty brand or putting their name on an edgy collection of accessories. Blog streams filled to ... Read More about I recently turned down a million dollars for this blog. Was it the right decision?
Despite being a writer who trades in sentences and paragraphs, I simply have no words to thank all of you for the outpouring of hugs, love and solace through the past few days. After the world took me down paths that I had never expected, my system sort of shut down. And I ran away to be alone and ... Read More about Getting back into the real world… one post at a time