Life in the Slow Lane

Contemplating life, faith, words, and memories

Why Do You Write? (Part 2)

September 18, 2012

My responses to this question are many and varied.  In this post, I’ll touch on just a couple in addition to what I shared earlier in Part 1. As blunt as it may sound, I write because I have to write.  A day without writing is a day void of joy and pleasure.  I never […]

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Memoir | Writing

Why Do You Write? (Part 1)

September 14, 2012

Since my retirement in 2006, people often ask what I do with my free time.  I stop and think, and I try to imagine free time!  I don’t seem to have much of that even in retirement.  Then I mentally list for myself all that fills my time:  mentoring, writing, flute lessons, quilting, sewing, needlework […]

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Transformation Nearly Complete

September 13, 2012

Gone are the pink dogwood images.  Gone are the pink backgrounds. Moving on to focusing more the art of writing and the disciplines of how we do what we love — write. It’s time to share the new look and placement of certain things.  Previously, letters written to my mother have been added as posts.  […]

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