“I didn’t think….”

People start new businesses everyday. Online ventures are easy and cheap to start. Cheap many times translates to “I don’t have to put a lot of thought into this”. Let’s be real, ok? When the internet was more expensive to…

Mall, err…site, shopping FTW!

It’s Black Friday – a heavy shopping day in the United States. I know some people who got up at 4:00am to be the first in the store. I was up but I’m not that type of woman. Because seriously,…

Right back at ya

The other day in World of Warcraft an Alliance player thought he’d be cute and PvP me. He was a lower level and he wouldn’t have won. Instead he hedged the odds in his favor so he couldn’t lose. He…

Obama. Inspiration. Dreams. Change.

A friend of mine sent me some Obama photos. The above photo is my favorite one. Looking at the photo, I realized that is what I want and might be lucky enough to have found. That partner in life that…

Hamburger vs. steak

I wrote an article yesterday about people and the analogy I used (which someone used on me) is hamburger and steak. Some people are hamburger, some people are steak. Just like I don’t believe everyone can be a “good” leader…

I’m not sorry…

Growing up my family was into cars. That was kind of lost on me. Just like I want my phone to function as a communication device (not a mini computer) I want my car to get me safely from one…

What is your site about?

It is common for site owners to change the topic they write about over the years. If done, they should make it easier for readers to zero in on the content they are interested in reading.

Chopped N Skrewed

I came across a song in a weird way yesterday. It’s called Chopped N Skrewed by T-Pain. It’s my new favorite (hope he sings it at his concert next Thursday!). It’s about being screwed over. Here is a piece of…

Moving on….Part 2

If you live long enough there comes a time in your life where you have to move on from the old to move on with the new things, people, projects, etc. that are a apart of life. It is how…

I promise vs. commitment

Whit asked me a couple of questions and instead of writing a book in comments, I decided to do an entry. Which turned into a podcast. o_O The questions: Question #1: How do I handle multiple dating? Question #2: When…

I’m not in the mood….

I don't feel like writing an article. Yet here I am, writing an article I don't feel like writing and I don't like the ones I pre-wrote. I realized what I'm doing right now is what we all do to some extent.

What’s your brand?

I wrote a rhyme the other day about personal brands. As I said in the article personal branding was in debate at the time: does personal brands exist? Some said no, it was solely for companies. Others said yes because…

You too can fly: A Rhyme

So many people taking the next step Decision making and lots of prep Making choices to improve their rep Trying to ensure they don’t take a misstep There are times when we need to change Our lives we know we…

Learning lessons from past mistakes

It’s the Olympics and I always think of my ex during this time and it is ironic that I came across some old stuff regarding him. He was my first love. Well, let’s have fun – let’s go back in…

Truth is beautiful but so are lies

It is Friday…I thought I’d do something fun and light. It’s the beginning of the weekend! So let’s do this….a simple question: If you were shown a picture of a baby that you thought was average or even ugly, would…

TalkTyme: What women want

I’m not a fan of Cribs but I recorded Perez Hilton’s episode out of curiosity. Omarion and TJ Houshmandzadeh were also in the episode. I watched the show with my friends. It was clear after watching TJ Houshmandzadeh’s part how men…

Protecting your rights can be a long fight

Updated 7/29/08: Scrabulous has been disabled on Facebook for US and Canada users. Hasbro, owner of the trademark for Scrabble, filed a lawsuit against the creaters of Scrabulous for trademark infringement via the Scrabulous Facebook application. A DMCA was also…

What age do you plan to retire?

What age do you plan to retire? When I feel like it. I’m serious, I don’t have a set number. When I was growing up, when someone retired they quit their job and never worked again. Today things are very…

The Test

In college one of my teachers “tested” us to see what our ethics standards were. At the end of the test our teacher gave us this story – and everyone immediately knew their grade. I’m going to share the story.…

The Connection

In the previous entry the discussion came up about having a connection with another person. A commenter said: The connection eventually wins out Tyme. I cannot speak for the ladies but men crave the connection. When we get it we…

Open Sesame

There is a saying that people eventually encounter a crossroads in life. It’s a time when you contemplate the options one has in life and can be visualized as one standing on a road that has multiple choices. Do you…

What is > what should be?

Watching a TV show, I noticed how people see things how they "should" be (how they want things to be) and ignore the reality of how things are. That can only lead to frustration.