biography

Coming out and letting you in

So today marks the beginning of a new period for me.  Since I was a small child, I've been journaling almost daily.  It dropped off a bit here and there throughout the years; adulting has a way of doing that.  The time we're living through…
doggie

Look Who just got home from a day at the doggie spa, getting groomed and pampered. This guy did #mrfancypants #dogsoftheinternet #cuteypie #celebritydog. #dogofinstagram #influencer

Patting myself on the back, just a smidge

I recently finished up a very large writing project, it was over 106,584 words. It was a project that stretched me in ways as a writer, which means at times it was uncomfortable in the way learning new exercises in the gym is uncomfortable.  In…
gingersnaps

Gingersnaps

Fleeing velvet walls of pristine night.  The journey aided by the wailing baby’s cry.  Moving, gliding half-aware of prying eyes and misforgotten deeds.  I slide thorough this incarnation, a journey on the back of sea turtles and uprooted flowers.  You cannot see how real this…
tropical island

Travel article writing is hard and long

As part of my journey as a writer, I wanted to Ken-Saunders.com as a journal to capture some of the challenges as a relatively new professional writer that I experience.  As some of you may know I got a contract at the beginning of December…
freelance blogging

Freelancing for profit

It’s been a little over a month now since I left my full-time job and became the captain of my own destiny.  I would say that it was a scary leaving behind the security of a consistent paycheck, but in truth, I can’t think of a…