I Get to Write Today

I Get to Write Today

I Get to Write Today Over brunch, they said to me, “Well, but that’s you. You have discipline. I’m not like that. It’s hard to write all the time.” I felt that word. “Discipline.” I didn’t like how that word landed in my body. Never do, actually. Too much Calvinism in...
Support Your Creativity with Lists

Support Your Creativity with Lists

Support Your Creativity with Lists Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay As I prepared for vacation this summer, I examined the tasks on my to-do list and completed as many of them as possible. Of the rest, some could easily be exiled far, far, away to the end of the...
Silent Companion

Silent Companion

Silent Companion  “[T]he habit of writing … for my own eye only is good practice. It loosens the ligaments. … What sort of diary should I like mine to be? Something loose knit and yet not slovenly, so elastic that it will embrace anything, solemn, slight or beautiful...