Editor’s Notebook 12

The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy!

I missed last week’s notebook because I was super busy putting together this beauty, so enjoy some extra links this week.

What I’m Loving This Week

Everyone Is Lonely. This one hits me right in the feels.

50 Lessons From A Decade of Blogging. The ever-wise and ultra-fabulous Leonie Dawson shares her best blogging tips.

19 Magical Bookshops Every Book Lover Must Visit. More places to add to your bucket list.

How to Deal with a One-Upper. Unlike the 1Ups in Super Mario, these people drain your life energy.

Doggie in a Water Fountain. Being a dog must feel like you’re experiencing magic every day.

Important: Do Not Overfeed. Gretchen Rubin shares why fish (and people) are often given too much of a good thing.

The Only List You Need to Make Today. Laura Simms takes the concept of a Not-To-Do List and gives it a cheeky new name!

7 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Work Harder. You’ll thank me later.

How to Stay Positive When People Try to Bring You Down. I love Gabby’s advice here: be a mirror, not a sponge.

How Watching the Movie Frozen 1,000 Times Helped Me Build My Business. Wait a minute—that’s my business strategy too!

33 Struggles Only Copy Editors Will Understand. Can I get an “Amen!”?

12 Life Lessons From Albus Dumbledore. Awesome…and the best teacher I (n)ever had.

The Missing Scarf. Watch this when you feel like going on a trippy ride.

7 Ways To Stop Feeling Like Shit. Yet another reason to go vegan.

42 Ways to Make Sure People Like You—and Respect You. Good stuff! It’s easy to be likeable, but you gotta get their respect too if you want to be taken seriously.

Stella’s Leaf Pile. And with that, I wish you a happy fall!

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  1. Emily @ Words I Wheel By on October 21, 2014 at 12:48 pm

    I just love your blog and these Editor’s Notebook round-ups are fantastic. Thank you for what you do. It really resonates with me.

  2. Rachel Gadiel on October 18, 2014 at 2:38 am

    Brilliant round up Sage! Loved the first video + I’m always inspired by Gabby Bernstein – great advice. Off to check out these links. Hope you have an amazing weekend 🙂

    • Sage Grayson on October 18, 2014 at 9:26 am

      Aw, thanks, Rachel. Enjoy your weekend too! 🙂