Category: Planet Michelle

Two years a blogger - lessons learned, lessons spurned.

For two years now, Planet Michelle has been in orbit here at ChicagoNow. It’s been an interesting, fun and humbling ride.  A place where no me had gone before! First, lessons learned: Hoping to “Go viral” is the blogger’s wet-dream equivalent of hoping to win the lottery. It rarely happens and you can’t make it... Read more »

Ground Control to Planet Michelle, over ….?

Hello, my babies! Been wondering where I’ve been? Here’s the deal. As happens in every life, last week, certain merde hit certain fans, forcing your favorite Planet into orbiting the dark side of the moon for awhile. I.e., Planet Michelle will be on hiatus for a brief spell.  To rise, like the Phoenix, bread dough or... Read more »