Job advice from Captain Awkward

Behind a cut for #MeToo reasons.

via #1110: “Dudebro won’t stop bugging me about another dudebro. I JUST WANNA DO MY JOB.” — Captain Awkward

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Shared Post: Story Hospital on Developing Your Writing Voice

Voice is a skill to be developed, like any other writing skill. Give yourself permission to stretch it and challenge it and expand it and enhance it.

via #82: Getting Bored of Your Own Writing Voice — Story Hospital

(Hi all, I’ve been swamped with work for the past week or so and it’s not letting up any time soon, unfortunately. In lieu of one of my own posts, I’d like to share a Story Hospital post that I really enjoyed reading and that taught me a few things. Hope all of you have a great week! – Cinnia)

Solid advice from Captain Awkward on social missteps

Dear Captain, Thank you so much for your blog! This might be banal and is probably a case of Overthinking It. But it is something that I repeatedly seem to worry about recently. Do you have any tips/guidelines on how to deal with the situation where you have said something that could be taken the […]

via #1066: “About That Awkward Thing I said earlier…” — Captain Awkward

(Happy new year, y’all! I’m still not entirely back to regularly blogging since I have yet to build up a backlog of scheduled posts. However, this particular advice post from Captain Awkward spoke to me a lot and I thought I’d share. – Cinnia)