Death Becomes Us . . . on Social Media

It's never too late to wake up and smell the wildflowers on social media, even on your deathbed.

Attention Small Brands, You Can’t Waste Time on Facebook Anymore

It's time for brands to quit wasting time on Facebook. Its familiarity is comforting, but the results for brands are not. What to do instead?

Are We Enslaved By Our Tech Tools?

The marketplace is so crowded with content and platforms for sharing and communicating. Choice is a powerful thing. But it can leave little space for the creative ideas that are waiting to bubble up.

Why It’s Called Social Sharing

You won’t be noticed, much less discovered—there is too much competition from the entire global community for your one little drop in the big web bucket to get found. Instead, start local, where your roots are.

How I Became An Unintentional Publisher

Being a publisher lets me do what I love to do: write, paint, photograph, read, design, learn, share, repeat.

There’s an App for That: Achieve Your 2014 Tech Resolutions

Get your tech affairs together so you have more time for creativity in 2014. It's nearly 2014. The year will begin with experts' columns, advising us on New Year preparations, resolutions and goals. Generally the best recourse is to read these columns, save them in a location where you'll never find them, and then procrastinate until... Continue Reading →

Dumping Facebook, Dating Twitter, Avoiding LinkedIn and Flirting with Google+

How social media encourages us to flirt, date, avoid, dump, repeat.

How Can You Pick Just One Passion?

    "Like a parent with many children, I'd find it hard to name a favorite among my creative passions—Art, Design, Photography, Writing, Technology, Web, Social Media, Marketing, Blogging. I think my days are a success when they're all playing nicely together." —Jann Alexander, Austin Details Art + Photo Purchase prints from Jann Alexander's Lightscapes series and see... Continue Reading →

How Creative Is Multitasking?

There's more creativity to be found outdoors than at your Mac.

Twitter, We Have to Talk

After celebrating our three-year anniversary, I'm still as madly, deeply head-over-heels with Twitter as ever.

Create a website or blog at

Up ↑