Writing to Kindness

Writing makes me a better person.  How do I know this?  The holiday season is filled with activities that take me away from my writing.  And in the magnetic pull of seasonal revelries and necessities, kindness appears to dissipate. What normally draws me in and captures my attention and the resulting analysis is missing as…

Practice Until Perfect? Or Perfectly Good?

“Practice until perfect.”, a cliche you’ve all heard.  What’s not considered enough is the paralyzing effect these seemingly motivational words have on you as…

The Journey Begins from the Kitchen

I wouldn’t say I’m an inspired writer; comparatively, writing is inspiring.  It happens when I attempt to capture the essence of the message swirling around in my head and words tumble out in such a rapid progression, they challenge my 90 wpm typing pace. Words have always comforted me, in the form of books, quotes, and…