For the past year, I’ve seen photos and stories about people and their bucket lists. They’ve been around longer than… Read more Budget Bucket List
On August 10, 1628, the Vasa, the crown jewel of the Swedish Navy, made her maiden voyage. She got a… Read more A Day at the Vasa
We all get discouraged. Some of us more than others, but hey, no matter where you fall on the discouragement… Read more 8 Ways to Encourage Discouraged Writers
I’ve seen this question asked, and answered, about a hundred times. I’m always curious to discover what motivates other people.… Read more Why Do I Write?
100 posts! I can’t believe it. I’m not sure what the protocol is. Should I break out the rum or… Read more 100 Great Quotes for Writers
My inner critic hates me. I know you’re all saying she’s supposed to be critical, but I think you underestimate… Read more What my search for quotable lines taught me
I first heard about the power of writing 750 words a day while attending the University of Iowa’s MOOC last… Read more The power of 750 words
I’m curious, if you could change one thing about the world, what would it be? I imagine most people want… Read more If I could change one thing about the world, I would make more band-aids.
If you had asked me about my New Year’s resolutions ten days before Christmas, I would have talked your ear… Read more Resolutions I Didn’t Make
It feels like yesterday the sun lit up the entire day and we were wondering whether to hit the beach or not.… Read more Good Things Jar Celebrates Happy Moments