Melanie Glinsmann

Writing my way through the cubicle jungle one day at a time

Five Lessons On Success From a National Champion

NATIONAL CHAMPIONS!! On Saturday night, Nebraska Cornhuskers’ fans were glued to the television watching our volleyball team take on Texas for the 2015 national championship. Texas has been a long-time nemesis, so beating them was especially gratifying. What made this season even more special was that the finals were played in Omaha, less than an […]

Location, Location, Location – Part 2

 In Part 2 of my series about at how writers utilize personal experiences to develop setting in their stories, I looked to one of the most notable Nebraska authors, Willa Cather. Although her early childhood was spent in Virginia, her life in the small town of Red Cloud, Nebraska is evident in many of her […]