All Posts By: Diane DeMasi

Just Go For It

Just Go For It

Sometimes you have to put worry aside and just go for it. Whatever “It” may be. I’ve struggled with blog posts over the years. I’ve tried to follow guidelines for building readers. I tried writing in a niche: writing about writing. Writing what I know – customer service, parenting (even though there’s no gauge that says […]

Fun Bits For the Week

We all need fun moments, tiny bits of laughter, and motivation. Today, I thought I’d share some of the fun bits I’ve stumbled upon. The Odd: I think it’s the “again” that makes me snort. Maybe “reporting party” should ask the neighbor to share vet, food, and grooming costs?           In […]

Grandpa Might Come Back

Grandpa Might Come Back

Today I’m sharing a little insight. This isn’t just for writers, this is for everyone. We all have times where we struggle to move forward and find a mantra that propels us – helps us put one foot in front of the other – can make everything much easier to bear. I’m in the midst of […]

Job Scoop: Live Sound Engineer

Job Scoop: Live Sound Engineer

As writer’s we have common jobs we frequently use for our characters. In an effort to find a variety of positions I’ve been asking those I love, those I know, and those I’ve just met about their jobs. We can always guess what kind of conflict happens, but it’s nicer to get it straight from those […]

Benefits of Exercise

Benefits of Exercise

I haven’t fallen off the health wagon completely. I’m holding onto the underside of the carriage in hopes of working my way back up. As I wiggle and squirm to hold on, I’ll share what the benefits of exercise are for me: When I exercise regularly – I feel better. When I feel better – […]