Another busy week? Feeling overwhelmed? Wondering how to hit the pause button and reset your soul?Read More
Perhaps because poems offer us such bite-sized opportunities to pause, to savor ideas and images, to make metaphoric connections and deeper meanings and quickly engage our faculties of empathy, they should be invited to our daily tables like respected guests -- wise elders with a few choice words to impart.
Here, then, are three simple suggestions for adding a dose of poetic medicine to your life...Read More
Many of you are writers - crafting blog posts, songs, stories, poems, papers, letters or journalistic articles for work or pleasure or both. You know that the act of putting words on a page can be healing/isolating, stimulating/intimidating, rewarding/boring. There are days when it would be helpful to have a cheering section to help get the words flowing, or to set off some fireworks when the work is done. Here's some happy news...Read More
Bills need to be paid, dishes need to be done, my kids need a dad, my fiancé needs a husband and my job needs my most productive hours of the day. Where can you find the time for those creative projects?Read More