♥ 5 Reasons You Should Speak Up (Even When You Think You Shouldn’t)
♥ I’m completely blown away by this portrait of me that Kayly of My Open Sketchbook drew as part of her Blogger series!
♥ A call on 20-somethings
♥ While it may sound oxymoronic (yet, not really), the busy person’s guide to reducing stress offers some simple ideas for making your day less stressful
♥ On that note: meditate!
♥ Kayaker finds 110-year old ghost ship in the Ohio River. I have yet to find a ghost ship while kayaking. Maybe this year…
♥ Academia is a strange and stressful place, and I know plenty of students and PhD candidates who are affected by mental health issues. This piece on the culture of acceptance around mental health issues in academia really resonates.
♥ 18 Things Highly Creative People Do Differently
♥ If you’re on the hunt for a new job, don’t forget to organize your search! Did you know that Excel is your best friend while job hunting?
♥ It’s Women’s History Month! Apply an appropriately themed critical lens to your reading with the help of ruKristin’s Feminist Theory Reader (Literature majors, bookmark this ASAP!)
♥ How to be awesomer – yes!
♥ I may enjoy wearing glasses, but not everyone does. And while they have their downfalls (glasses + rollercoasters = no), Kate highlights the perks of wearing glasses.
♥ 10 Painfully Obvious Truths Everyone Forgets Too Soon
♥ Get through the March doldrums with Mia Moore’s March activity guide
♥ I’m a re-reader, but while there are plenty of unread books on my bookshelf, I have to wonder, why is rereading such a joy?
♥ What I’ve learned as a writer
Whether you’re new to blogging or a veteran blogger yourself, these tips from veteran bloggers as they reflect on mistakes made in their early days is a goldmine of blogging advice!
♥ Liked my Batman for Beginners primer? Check out some more comic book resources on Superheroesque: Girls Don’t Read Comics (Obviously)
What interesting links have you found lately?