Meditation Wednesday: Into the New Year We Go

Meditation Wednesday is a monthly series, where we’ll write a meditation piece for you to practice on your own. It will focus on writing, creating and imagining whatever theme we’re tackling for the month.  The start of winter, December, and then the start of January are always so charged with emotion. Raw, often shocking emotions, … Continue reading Meditation Wednesday: Into the New Year We Go

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Learn More About Our Not So Picture Perfect Posts

If you search a little around our site, you'll probably notice there's something peculiar about the pictures attached to the features. What does the picture of a tree trunk have to do with a writing deeply meditation? Or the image of a rundown business have to do with computer issues? You get the picture. They … Continue reading Learn More About Our Not So Picture Perfect Posts

When Too Much Planning Is Just Too Much

"This time, it'll be it. Just one more. I just need enough of these to know I'll have enough to write down all my ideas." This was the thought going through my head as I approached the register at Staples, holding on tightly to two writing tablets. Debating whether to return then and find a … Continue reading When Too Much Planning Is Just Too Much

Musings on Your Writer’s Journal

"Above all, the writer's notebook invokes the muse, invites thought. Here we might note the phonic similarity between muse and musing. The mother of the Muses is Mnemosyne, goddess of memory; by writing down what you would otherwise forget, even willingly forget, you summon your better self (the muse)—or your worse—with these intimate scribbles." —Phillip … Continue reading Musings on Your Writer’s Journal