Category: Episodes

episode 30 is about finding the balance of our social media presence as a smutlancer 0

Social Media Use and Presence — How Much is Enough? SL030

I’m back from a convention that wasn’t about business but purely about fun. Even though I’m going through con-drop, I’m also re-evaluating my relationship with social media. Not just as a private individual, but...

episode 29 of the smutlancer -- we all start at the bottom 0

We All Start at the Bottom SL029

This week’s episode is a bit rambling, likely a lot ranty, and in my defense, I was tired, lol. Okay so that’s not a good reason, but it’s one of those weird topics where...

episode 28 of smutlancer podcast discusses getting comfortable with self-promotion 0

Getting Comfortable with Self-Promotion SL028

This week, I’m going with a theme — self-promotion. On Monday we talked about what’s not working, and on Friday, we talked about what good self-promotion looks like (links below). Today, though, let’s focus...

episode 27 of the smutlancer podcast discusses motivation 0

When the Motivation Just Isn’t There SL027

Anyone who tries to tell you that you have to feel motivated to work towards your dreams and goals all the time is probably full of BS. Sometimes motivation is in short-supply. The options...

smutlancer podcast episode 26 discusses imposter syndrome, anxiety, and when our brains lie to us 0

When Your Mind Lies to You SL026

In this week’s episode, I talk about imposter syndrome and anxiety and about how our brains can make us believe things that aren’t true for a lot of other reasons. Mental illness is very...

Smutlancer podcast episode 25 discusses knowing when to quit 0

Knowing When to Quit SL025

I’m one of those cheerful, optimistic, and determined people that doesn’t talk much about quitting. Mostly because I’ll (usually) do everything in my power to avoid it. But sometimes, the best choice you can...

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Slow Progress Isn’t a Sign of Failure SL024

I admit to going on a tangent in this one, but the overall message is pretty clear (hopefully): Slow progress isn’t a sign of failure. No shame if you’re moving at the speed of...

episode 23 of the Smutlancer podcast about dealing with fear 0

Dealing with Fear SL023

Fear seems to be on my mind this week. First a blog post (link below) and now 35 minutes on the topic in the podcast. We can’t always conquer fear, but we can learn...

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How to Take Small Steps to Achieve Your Big Goals SL022

I never feel like I’m going enough or that I’ll ever reach my own goals, and I know other smutlancers feel the same way. Part rant, part ramble, here are my tips for how...

episode 21 of The Smutlancer podcast discussing what makes you unique 0

You Do What Others Won’t SL021

When I found myself recording multiple podcast episodes in the midnight hour between Monday night and Tuesday morning, I started thinking about all the things you and I do to make our dreams a...