Lately I’ve been hearing from a lot of writers who are afraid about starting a blog. This surprises me. First, doesn’t every writer have a blog? If no, why on earth not? But that’s a discussion for another day. About the hesitation in starting a blog, the thing I’m hearing is that they’re worried is [...]
Welcome to Summer! Or near abouts anyway.
A lot of people ask me about this essay I’ve been talking about that won me a trip to New York years ago. I remember (about 1997 I believe) that I was in the dentist’s office, and saw a contest sponsored by Equal sugar. As part of the contest, you had to write an essay [...]
It’s funny how someone can cover an old song and make it entirely new for you. This is what has happened with the song “Morning Has Broken.” In fact, it’s become a sort-of anthem for me.
It’s cold and rainy here. Again.
I’m so excited! I’ve been wanting to make a planner specifically for creative people for quite a while. It was one of my goals at the beginning of the year, and I’m finally getting it down to the last little fixes. It’s close!
When living a creative business life (note the oxymoron there), I think it’s important to know exactly what you want and then create your blueprint for it.
It’s June, friends. June. We’re still not having summer weather yet.
Despite having a pretty good sense of direction, I feel helpless without my Garmin. Why is that? I know my way around for the most part, but every once in a while I’m driving and have no idea how to get back to a main road. For that and other reasons (like our frequent estate [...]