4.9 million more female workers in America’s workforce since 2011

A recent CareerBuilder special report explores how an increasingly diverse population is affecting the composition of nearly 800 occupations by gender, age and race/ethnicity. Among key findings, data shows that there are more women in the workforce today than at any point in U.S. history. But a deeper look reveals how those job trends are affecting the pay…

Flash Fiction Writing Challenge No. 6

Some people need coffee to get their day started. Partly it’s the caffeine, partly it’s the routine, partly it’s a stimulant that signals to your mind that the gears need to get in motion. If your own gears need a kickstart, and if you’re looking for some inspiration for today’s Flash Friday, here’s today’s source…

Flash Fiction Writing Challenge No. 5

Darlings, I adore your flashy fiction, your micro stories, your brief, flash-in-a-pan writing. If your fount of inspiration has dried up, or you’re experiencing a creative drought, allow me, my dear writers, to offer some source material for today’s #FlashFridayFic: 

Flash Friday Writing Challenge No. 2

Last week, I posted my first Flash Friday Writing Challenge, which explained that every week, I’ll share an image, a song, a piece of media or non-media, or really anything to stoke your fire. Incorporate my source material in a piece of flash fiction you write, use it as a way to get you thinking or blatantly…