Auntie Says, Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand, Lifestyle, lifestyle blogger, manners

A Powerful Lesson That Needs to be Taken to Heart

We live in this world together and we need to take care of each other. When you're young and in a hurry I get it... I really do. Sometimes, I still have to slow myself down and take a deep breath as a little old lady counts out her change or an elderly gentleman leaves his blinker on his car. It's not the end of the world.

advice, Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand, My Twisted Writer Brain…, Rejection, Writers, writing

How To Deal With a Rejection Letter

Today I received a Short Story Competition Update about a story I submitted about three months ago. The opening line is often the same regardless of where the letter comes from: Thank you so much for entering.... Damn. So right away I know it's not a letter of congratulations. I didn't win. My twisted writer… Continue reading How To Deal With a Rejection Letter

advice, Auntie Says, Dating, Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand, Lifestyle, lifestyle blogger, marriage, realationships

Is it Me? I Think People are Marrying Younger and Faster

The major difference between me and my sisters was that I had no inclination to marry at a young age. I was out having way too much fun exploring the world and all its offerings. I finally married at one month shy of age 35 and had my one and only child at age 38.