Charissa

Why You Can Welcome the Middle of Your Story Instead of Waiting for the End

Why You Can Welcome the Middle of Your Story Instead of Waiting for the End

I’m always on the hunt for the tiniest clues leading me beyond slick facades and behind the closed doors. I have to resist asking the overly intimate details about random people’s daily routines, their childhood drama, or their relationship struggles. Starting a sentence with “This might be TMI, but…” never makes me squirm and only […]

Why You Don’t Need a Degree To Pursue Your Dreams (& 8 Beliefs To Carry With You Instead)

Why You Don’t Need a Degree To Pursue Your Dreams (& 8 Beliefs To Carry With You Instead)

For too long, I thought I needed a doctorate, multiple certificates, or a list of professional qualifications to contribute my work, perspective, and thoughts to the collective conversation.