Tag Archives: Circumstances

Ask Me

The hardest part, she says, isn’t even the superficial circumstances of a character. It’s discovering what they strive for and what holds them back. She quotes a famous passage from Merton’s novel My Argument With the Gestapo: “If you want to identify … Continue reading

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Advice from a Horoscope

Today is an 8 — Things are not going according to plan. Review and revise. Changes reveal new markets, opportunities and pathways to a personal ambition. Reconsider the route. Positively Purging – I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your … Continue reading

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Character

Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power. – Benjamin Disraeli  Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the real life wisdom on to others as I embark on … Continue reading

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Am I the Worst?

I work as a product manager at a small start-up. I’m only two years out of college, and recently, I was thrust into a new role. I’m excited. However, I’ve been dropping several balls. I’ve failed to communicate with my … Continue reading

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Correcting a Co-Worker’s Grammar: Helpful or Hurtful?

Reading the query, below I love the columnist’s advice and share it with you in its entirety. I recently switched jobs and have been training to use a complicated new computer system. The young woman helping me is terrific: kind, … Continue reading

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