Courtney M. McSwain, Writer

Waiting for Now (Alternate Title: You’re Late)

(Photo: (cc) Mike) Dear Reader, I have a condition. I’m not sure if it’s psychological, neurological or astrological, but I’ve given it a name: wait-for-now syndrome. “Now” is an idealized moment of perfect timing when a specific task – usually one being avoided – will get done. “Now” might also be referred to as “tomorrow.”… [Continue Reading]

Nancy Belmont…On Fear

Photo: Courtesy of Nancy Belmont In past blog posts, I’ve made reference to the “creative coach” who helped me recognize I was living with some pretty big fears. That coach is Nancy Belmont. Nancy heads the brand- and culture-building company, Belmont, Inc., and I met her quite serendipitously. While looking for an office to rent,… [Continue Reading]