Who’s stopping you- from going farther and reaching higher? What’s stopping you?
If you’re waiting for the perfect time then you might be waiting forever. If you’re waiting for the perfect person to come along and assist you then that might take a long time as well.
But if… Continue
Added by Deborah Ailman on September 21, 2016 at 1:55pm —
In the fourth book of the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, there is a maze that the students compete in that changes it’s pathways as you walk through it. This means that you can’t go back the way you came in because that way no longer… Continue
Added by Patricia Robertson on September 21, 2016 at 11:48am —
During my thirties and forties, I had a number of books of daily meditations. The idea was that by reading these positive reflections every day, eventually I would internalize their message and change negative thinking patterns. I read them faithfully for years.
I remember one meditation that spoke of depletion and depression. When starting to feel down, the reflection encouraged the reader to think depletion rather than depression. If we are depleted,… Continue
Added by Patricia Robertson on September 21, 2016 at 11:30am —
Thank you Jill Jepson at Whirlwind Review for featuring my essay this week, "My Pink Book."
You can read the essay through this link: …
Added by Nancy Chadwick-Burke on September 21, 2016 at 11:08am —
For many businesses, there comes a point when they face a big decision: “Should I expand my services to reach other countries or not?”
While many German business owners and independent consultants are fluent English-speakers, they often use the services of German-to-English translators for written… Continue
Added by Bernadette Geyer on September 21, 2016 at 10:30am —
Things I Did Wrong — Things I Did Right. My Memoir Process.
Things I Did Wrong:
I showed too many people my early drafts. This resulted in me changing the whole memoir from past tense to present tense and back again (and there’s no Replace All function for tense).
I didn’t trust my own voice. I made edits based on what my early readers thought would improve my memoir. Almost every one of these changes ended up sounding clunky and… Continue
Added by Dhana Musil on September 21, 2016 at 7:30am —
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 21, 2016 at 6:13am —
Good morning on this sunny Wednesday. What will this day bring us? I'd say that depends on us, for while we might say whatever is going on in our lives is this one's fault and that one's fault, the truth is that we choose our reactions to other people and each situation. Continue
What kind of reaction will you choose…
Added by Deborah Ailman on September 21, 2016 at 5:28am —
GLEN CAMPBELL’S ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE ROCKS FAMILY
On World Alzheimer’s Day, September 21, 2016, 3 pm ET on The Halli Casser-Jayne Show Part One of two part series, a 90-minute special featuring Glen Campbell’s oldest children and #country … Continue
Added by Halli Casser-Jayne on September 21, 2016 at 3:39am —
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Added by Johnson Kate on September 21, 2016 at 1:50am —
So much Love
in the world
to Black Lives
we are in this
2gether w/ a common
in white noise
all over our souls -
only weeping & wailing,
for thy enemy
in what… Continue
Added by Epifania Akosua Amoo-Adare on September 21, 2016 at 1:00am —
i do believe the spoons will have more depth now that i have discovered the key.
it takes a while of gnawing over and again, laid out on white.
cloth that is given in charity.
shrouds the pain and indecisiveness, a clumsy word.
it is a rougher image, while all around are fighting.
shall i break the pattern this end, so
that some one may see that there is something… Continue
Added by Sonja Benskin Mesher on September 20, 2016 at 11:18pm —
January 5, 1992, I boarded a plane with my two small children (Mona, aged 5, and Shedi, aged 3) a new name and my second husband, Zain; we had one-way tickets to Pakistan and a plan. Our destination: Zain’s birthplace in the remote farming village of Kalu Kalan, Pakistan. Our reason: to escape the toxic influence and control of my abusive ex-husband, David. Our goal: to join Zain’s relatives and live free from David’s domineering interference.
But in doing so I… Continue
Added by Marsha Yasmine Marie on September 20, 2016 at 5:52pm —
Think about it…the next time you engage in gossip around the water cooler at work.Gossip is like an ugly virus you can’t get rid of. it just keeps coming around over and over again. You might think it’s entertaining- talking about this one or that one- but you know what- as soon as you walk away from… Continue
Added by Deborah Ailman on September 20, 2016 at 1:34pm —
Technology can often be seen as an interruption to the creative process. Shy of the keyboard needed to type your next masterpiece, many think tech devices and apps will just get in the way. That’doesn’t have to be the case though. These apps for writers will make your job easier and also keep you on task so that your writing can flourish.…
Added by Christelle Lujan on September 20, 2016 at 12:00pm —
Posted trailer for the documentary 'A Late Style of Fire', about poet Larry Levis.
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 20, 2016 at 6:53am —
The Classes That You Should Be Taking in College
We all know that resumes are important. We all know that job searching is important. We all know that earning a position in a field that we love is important.
However, what many collee students fail to realize is the drastic importance of taking courses that will be life-long assistants to… Continue
Added by Cassandra Bondie on September 20, 2016 at 6:30am —
Good morning on this quiet Tuesday. You know, when I was walking the dog this morning I saw a lady walking on the other side of the street and it looked like somebody's sprinkler's must have lightly brushed her. Continue
Well she started yelling in the middle of the street about how she was going to have to go home…
Added by Deborah Ailman on September 20, 2016 at 4:30am —
I’m not picking on my brother-in-law, but he’s the latest person to have asked me this question: Can you write something for me? This familiar and frequent question is usually preceded by, “You’re the writer”… as if we writers are the only ones… Continue
Added by Cindy Eastman on September 20, 2016 at 4:02am —
so they deleted dunoon in november,
not enough were interested. well
never mind i shall not have to
shall go back another time. i am
they have the sweetest cinema
opposite the supermarket.
Added by Sonja Benskin Mesher on September 19, 2016 at 10:45pm —