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Michelle Sandlin Writer Drummer

Welcome to the New MichelleSandlin.com

Welcome to my new website!  It has been a full year in the making, so I am very proud and excited to finally be launching it!  Of course, this will be a work in progress and I will continue to add to my portfolio of articles and other written work in the coming weeks, so please look for lots of new content soon. I am also very excited to announce that my last official day as a corporate employee will be May 16, 2014!  After much soul searching and the incredible support and encouragement from my family and friends, I have decided to take the plunge into the world of self-employment as a … [Read More...]

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My new DW Performance Series and cool new drum head!

Sorry, But I’ve Been Busy

I realize that I haven't posted in several weeks, and I am really sorry about that.  It doesn't mean that I have not been really busy though, or writing other stuff, … [Read More...]

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Dreaming Out Loud

I really wanted to write something awesome and post it on my birthday, which was on Tuesday. But as luck would have it, I was completely blocked the night before. I … [Read More...]

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Feel the Fear And Do It Anyway – Part 2

This is Part 2 of my previous blog post: "Feel The Fear And Do It Anyway."  I had not intended on writing a Part 2 until I saw the popularity of my previous post (it was shared throughout Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter), and I heard from several of my readers … [Read More...]


Go Ahead, Procrastinate…Or Wait Until Tomorrow

I am actually writing this from Starbucks. I have been having some Internet trouble at home today, so after a very frustrating morning, I decided to hit the road with my computer. I wasn't sure that I was going to be able to be very productive or creative … [Read More...]


Inspire and be Inspired

Inspiration is a two-way street. In order to inspire others, you have to be inspired yourself. I was recently catching up with a good friend of mine, Vicki Jackson, who I had not seen in several months. We have known each other for about 5 years and have … [Read More...]