Chronic Illness and the Writer: A Series (Part 2)

Last week I posted the first post in this series on chronic illness and the writer. Today I want to share with you some tips I've found to be helpful. I'm not qualified to say these will work for everyone. I just know they have, on occasion, worked for me. You know your body better … Continue reading Chronic Illness and the Writer: A Series (Part 2)

Have You Ever Considered Giving Up Your Writing?

Maybe you've come across some of the posts asking the question: Have you considered giving up your writing?

In recent days and weeks, I've come across several posts, both blog and on Facebook and Twitter, asking similar questions. My blog plans have included this topic for some time, but the increased interest moved this post up on my editorial calendar.

One Word in 2017: Listen

Last week I wrote about three words--past, now, and future-- to begin the year 2017. Today I want to share my One Word for 2017--listen.

The word "listen" doesn't reflect excitement or adventure ahead. So why would someone pick it as their one word for an entire year?

Give a "listen" and find out...

Three Words to Begin 2017: Past, Now, and Future

Confessions are good for the soul so I confess now I am not a good juggler. Sometimes life presents us with a juggling act which seems outside our abilities. And often the start of a new year does the same.

The questions I asked as I wrote this post were:

Most Popular Posts in 2016

While anticipating the new year and what 2017 offers, it's always nice to look back on some of the good things from the previous year.

I thought it would be nice to check my blog's most popular posts this past  year. Note that some are older posts which have been searched for and read by a new visitor to the blog in 2016. Most gratifying is the activity the blog received without too much action at my end.