Website Updates and Second Careers

Hello Everyone, You’ve probably noticed the changes to my blog. It looks more like a website now but no fear! I am writing more than ever. It just may not all be for Lilyotron. Since leaving my startup, and becoming a mother, I’ve been pondering about what I want to do next. I love being…

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Farewell to My Startup: Doghead Simulations

It’s time for a confession. I no longer work at Doghead Simulations. I left the company I helped found back in May but officially ended my ties this week. I read once that a good founder knows when it’s time to move on. They know when they’ve achieved what they set out to do. Hopefully,…

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The Day I knew I had a Story to Tell

My dad told me I needed to tell my story as soon as I got back from pitching Doghead Simulations in Beijing, China. He thought it was the coolest thing and not an experience just any budding startup gets. He should know. He teaches entrepreneurship to engineers at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. He’s…

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Getting Real and Telling Stories

This week I finished an eight-week course from Gotham Writers. I took an online class on memoir writing because I think I have a pretty cool startup story. I’ve also been mulling over writing about how I ended up in the career I am and what led me on the technology path. You may know…

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It’s never too late to start writing: Challenge Update

I’m halfway through my letter writing challenge. So far, I have written about 40 letters. At about 2 pages per letter, that’s 80 pages. Looking at the math, I am doing ok. I have about 80 pages left to write. I have 6 more days to write. That comes out to about 6 letters a day.…

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