Reading is an important part of writing. The lesson often shared is "you read to become a writer" and that the two must coexist. Problem is, if like me, you only read and often read to absorb as much as possible, just in case... oh, I don’t know, the idea for another character comes along, … Continue reading 3 Note-Taking Tips to Get the Most Out of What You Read
The summer solstice is here, meaning so are the warm-beach-picnic days, as well as the when-was-the-last-time-you wrote ones. The temptation can be real to skip a day or two and a month, but we're here to encourage you not to fall victim to the beautiful days' trap. Don't do it. Look away from the sun … Continue reading 3 Writerly Things To Do This Weekend: Hot Days Are Here Again
There has probably been a point in your life when you’ve blamed someone or something for something or someone. Your parents for not being around as much, or your teacher for telling you you’ll never succeed. And although all valid reasons to be hurt and pained, they shouldn’t be enough to stop you or push … Continue reading Are You Ready to Get Out of Your Own Way?
Although the news and local politics might be on the negative side, highlighting what often feels like the demise of many cultural norms and traditions, it’s refreshing to celebrate the opposite of that... a day that shows (albeit a bit sad) the best parts of us—as a country, people and land. Officially made a legal … Continue reading 3 Writerly Things to Do This Weekend: Make It a Good One
The Gemini season is fast approaching, making it a good time to check with how we're communicating and thinking and whether it aligns with your goals, what we want and are meant to be producing in the world. And on the 21st, we'll be invited to dissect just that—how we're thinking and walking in this … Continue reading The Walk the Talk in Gemini Worksheet
Saturn is going retrograde in Capricorn this week. It's been in the shadow already since earlier this year, so we've been feeling the rumblings of its strength and sense of structure, or the need to get things in order, at some point in our lives. When planets are in the pre-shadow phase of the retrograde, … Continue reading Getting to the Top: The Capricorn Discipline
By: Janelle Joa, founder of Between Moments I’ve dealt with anxiety on some level, daily—as a wife to a strong, ambitious, successful husband and as a mother of 4 enthusiastic, persistent children. Not a day passes where my insecurities haven’t tried to overcome me. For years, I felt inadequate as a mother and wife. … Continue reading Guest Post: Harnessing My Courage