Another Book In The Works

Ok, after a lot of thought and nail biting, there is another book in the works. After writing and publishing the first book, Life Before The Lottery: Living Beyond the Bucket, I was asked to pen another book. I truly … Continue reading

Getting Published. An Author’s Journey.

Click here to listen to the Toginet Radio podcast of “An Author’s Journey” Getting published. Wow, is that ever a story. I  just recently did a one-hour podcast interview on Toginet on “An Author’s Journey,” and although it’s a little … Continue reading

When It’s Not About Me

When crossing off bucket list items, at what point is it time to consider something crossed off? Some items just don’t seem to have a clean start and finish to them. And what if a bucket list item has nothing … Continue reading

Crossing Off The Bucket List – Lucky #13

There’s something satisfying about crossing an item off on a list. Grocery list, shopping list, honey-do list. Any list, really. Especially a bucket list. Crossing off “bucket list” items can be sweet, sweet victories. But sometimes not all the items … Continue reading

When Bucket Lists Go A Different Direction

Bucket List Ideas. Making It Happen For Others. When stepping out of the comfort zone in business, personal life, or otherwise–open doors don’t always look like what maybe you first thought they would. I am case in point. As a … Continue reading

The Next Big Author Thing For Life Before The Lottery

News From Freshly Pressed Published Author Ashlee Bratton The number one question people have asked me during the last two weeks while launching Life Before The Lottery: Living Beyond the Bucket into the published and public world is, “When’s the … Continue reading

Daring Greatly

An acquaintance I met years ago recently tagged me in a post of a video on vulnerability. Specifically Dr. Brene Brown’s follow up from her appearance and presentation on Ted Talk that went viral on her take and study on … Continue reading

The Suckee Side of Self-Promotion

I cried. There were several moments of tears this week, most of which were tears of joy. (One instance involving Amazon and tears of rage. It happens.) I’ve reached a time in my life where it’s officially time to celebrate. … Continue reading