Becky Lang

Creative at @ZeusJones, creator of @TheTangential. Cheeto enthusiast.


5 Work Lessons We Can Learn from Peggy Olson

A look at how this Mad Men character went from secretary to copy chief


Should You Follow Your Intuition?

Thoughts on advice that isn’t always great advice. 


“Follow your intuition.” This is one piece of common advice that has always troubled me.

At some point in my life, after listening to many people rant and ruminate for hours on end, I decided that this phrase should be modified to “Follow your intuition — if…


2 Apps That Track My Life and Make Me a Better Person

Why you should try Lift and Reporter.


When I was younger, I used to journal a lot. I had this idea that…


Why Being a Good Writer is Not Necessarily About Being Good at Writing

And what actually matters.


When I was younger, I used to think that being a writer…


Anxiety: The Annoying, Ranting You Inside of You

And how to start getting rid of it. 


I don’t want to write a blog post about anxiety with a title like,…


The Medium Vibe: A Newcomer’s Impression

What makes Medium different.


I was excited to get an invite to Medium this week, and even more excited to see how…


A Goodbye Letter to Living Alone

Final thoughts before cohabitating.


I have always wanted to live alone. Not forever, just for a year or two so that I could know…


Becoming Our Parents

The inevitability of it, and how that’s not necessarily a bad thing.


I had an interesting moment in the grocery store last night. I picked…


5 Work Lessons We Can Learn from Peggy Olson

A look at how this Mad Men character went from secretary to copy chief


Getting Over Blogger Exhaustion

Or, ‘Why writer’s block might mean you’re being too damn negative.’