Feather & Flint

5 Reasons You Should Know Your Personality Type

Everyone who knows me well knows that I’m a big Myers-Briggs nerd. I bug friends, family members, and coworkers to take personality tests—usually to confirm my growing suspicion about what their Myers-Briggs personality type might be. (I’m getting pretty good at guessing.) So what’s a Myers-Briggs personality type—and why should you know yours? I’ll break…

15 Must-Listen Podcasts for Those Who Love Storytelling & Learning

I’ve loved podcasts for the past decade. I remember the night that I first listened to an episode of This American Life. I was a junior in high school, and the phrases “investigative journalism” and “storytelling” meant nothing to me at that point–but I knew immediately that I was hooked. I burned through episode after episode, and…

Dear Unemployed Recent Grad: You’re Not Alone

· Written for The Token Millennial (http://bit.ly/2mvDBep) & featured on Thrive Global (http://bit.ly/2nafhln) ·

It was the summer of 2012 when I drove away from my college campus for the last time. I recall the sense of endlessly expanding opportunity that swelled in my chest as I looked out over the bay. I thought about how far I had come in just a few years—so far from where I…

Why I Don’t Regret Walking Away from the Career I Thought I Wanted

· Featured on Wholehearted Woman: http://bit.ly/2l9MADG ·

If I were to let the book of my personal history fall open to the final days of 2008, you would likely find me seated at an upright piano in a closet-sized practice room deep inside of Berklee College of Music, poring over sheet music late into the night. Or, quite possibly, I was perched…