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Wise Words: Give Yourself Permission to Write Badly

“One thing that helps is to give myself permission to write badly. I tell myself that I’m going to do my five or 10 pages no matter what, and that I can always tear them up the following morning if I want. I’ll have lost nothing—writing and tearing up five pages would leave me no … Continue reading

Musings at 13:03 on a Wednesday

Life is stressful lately and I am restless today. I think to myself, “No problem. There is nothing that a cup (or two or three) of coffee can’t cure.” *cue in laughter here* In my attempt to cling to humor while drifting along, I find myself worn out in the end. And that second round … Continue reading

Going Back to My Roots

Perhaps I was at the wrong place at the right time of my life. Perhaps I’m with the wrong type of crowd. This does not mean they are bad or wrong people. Neither does it mean that I am living a wreck. Simply put, maybe I just need to step back and not simply go … Continue reading