A Crazy Day on the (teaching) Job…

[This is an unedited excerpt from my book in progress, A Crazy Day on the Job As a…, in which many people’s accounts on their craziest days in their occupations are detailed] Los Angeles Unified School District. Or LAUSD as it’s commonly called. The acronym conjures...

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Are you fed up yet??

Are you fed up yet? I’m talking about the onslaught of nearly daily revelations of yet another goliath being caught with sexual harassment and sexual assaults against female colleagues or those that report to the men. It’s not the reporting of such heinous harassment...

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When the date clock ticks…

Our first date - for my husband and me – was 12 hours long. Literally. He picked me up at 11:00 am in front of my West Hollywood apartment 16 years ago, we bummed around at the touristy Santa Monica’s Third Street Promenade, then bummed around some more and...

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Confession of an info junkie

Hi, my name is Roseanney and I’m an info junkie. And this is the part where you say, “Hi, Roseanney. We won’t judge you.” My latest obsession for my authorpreneurship: feeding frenzy on multiple webinars and virtual summits to learn (s) how to build my own e-course...

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Survival of the Fittest

Remember that guy Darwin? Father of Evolution? Survival of the fittest? Yep, that Darwin. I was reminded of him and his theory – which has long been touted as a scientific truth – recently when a small group of colleagues and I from the South Bay Business Women’s...

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Real Problems

I’m addicted. It’s gotten to the point of me having to Netflix 2, maybe 2-1/2, episodes of Shameless (currently in the middle of Season 4) every night before I can even think about going to sleep. That’s where the “half” in the 2-1/2 episodes comes in – when my...

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Life is like a protractor

Life is like a protractor. You can be one end of the arc feeling high as a kite when life is handing everything to you on a silver platter. You might also have moments on the other end feeling shattered and utter despair because of some tragedy or a series of gravely...

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Minor Children Are Off-Limits. Always.

Listen,  no matter how you might feel about Trump or Clinton - and yes, they do incite very polarizing sentiments and the former just wouldn't stop giving media and the world materials on which to go off on him - their offspring and any grandchildren who are minors...

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Publishing Adventures

Self-publishing has it daunting and challenging moments with a lot of "I don't know what I don't know!" and being surprised - sometimes pleasantly and sometimes not - along the way.  I've been compiling notes comparing my publishing experiences from working with a...

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