It's been a few days since I've written here. It's not that I'm not sticking to my writing goals... I'm actually exceeding them. I've been hard at work 6+ hours per day writing complete project descriptions for all the items in my architecture portfolio. Unfortunately, I did not get in the habit of doing this… Continue reading The Bucket List Job
On the second day of our road trip, we woke up in the shadow of the St. Louis Arch. It's an iconic piece of architecture that defines not only the St. Louis skyline, but also the city itself. References to the Arch can be seen throughout the city and are almost impossible to escape. We saw… Continue reading Road Trip – Day 2
The road trip was a lot of fun. I feel like we accomplished quite a bit in a very short amount of time. Here are the final stats: Elapsed time: 5 days, 4 nights States visited: 7 (Michigan, Illinois, Missouri, Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi, Indiana) Major Cities visited: 2 (St. Louis, Memphis) Miles driven: 1430 Steps taken:… Continue reading Road Trip – Day 1
My goal was to write five blog posts this week and I was off to a great start.... three in a row. So of course, the universe decided to throw me for a loop. I had a nice part-time job at a small, local architecture firm for the past 2 years of school. It provided me with real-world… Continue reading Working Through Unexpected Obstacles
So one day doesn't make a habit, and neither does two... but two days is twice as many on the way to starting a habit and I am on day two of my daily writing habit. Yesterday I talked about how I worked through a Level 10 Life assessment and generated 3 SMART goals in… Continue reading I’m writing, again!
It's always a struggle to write the first blog post. I've done it a few times. The pressure is on. What will the blog become? What are you going to create? The initial compass direction is set by this single introductory blog post. Here we go... Does action follow motivation or does motivation follow action?… Continue reading You’ve Gotta Start Somewhere