Great (but Realistic) Expectations: What Does Happiness Look Like?

Lately in my conversations with readers, the topic of abuse recovery has come up. Some of us don’t expect to ever fully heal. Others are desperate to heal, and cling to the hope that we will someday feel happy and secure. While on the one hand we don’t want to stagnate in a state of perpetual pain and sorrow, it’s …

#MeToo vs. the Danger of Blaming White Men for Abuse

Yesterday and today an incredibly empowering yet harrowing hashtag has been trending on Twitter. #MeToo is being used by sexual abuse and harassment survivors to share their stories and highlight the magnitude of the abuse epidemic throughout the US and the world. It’s not only women posting either. A good number of male abuse survivors joined in the conversation, along …

New Facebook Group for More Interaction & Better Updates!

You’ve probably noticed that Facebook no longer notifies you, even when your favorite Pages post new statuses. While Facebook does allow Page owners to pay money to “Boost” their posts, I quite frankly can’t afford $40+ per post! So, I’ve decided to start a Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/JenniferGrassman/ A Group is more interactive than a Page, and you can (if you choose) …

The Writer’s Block Weekday Hack: How To Schedule Blog Topics & Get Inspired Again!

There are lots of very good writers out there, but even for the GREAT writers, getting ideas for what to write about is often the greatest hurdle. Well I’m going to try a little experiment. I’m going to assign a general topic that I often write about anyway, or that I feel knowledgeable enough to write about, to each day …

New Facebook Page Analytics: The Best Time to Post

Facebook recently published new Facebook Page Analytics, and they ROCK. You can now easily tell when people are most often viewing your page, by day of the week, and time of day. I’ll use screenshots of my own page‘s analytics as an example: As you can see, most of my listeners view my page Monday through Wednesday, and especially on …