To Write Great Content, You Need to Make a Mess: My mother always said that writers – or
any artists, really – are their own worst critics. This can make it difficult if you
need to write amazing content, which is what we writers do. The trick is to let go of
your perfectionist ideals and make a...
Limes: I have truly fallen off the Face of the Earth. Aye, it is a strange tale indeed, the
journey that took me off the Edge of the World and back, and I count myself blessed that
the Good Lord has allowed me to live to tell it...
The Leap: On Wednesday, March 17, I packed my little red Toyota Yaris with eight boxes, a
laundry basket, a poufy comforter set, and a bunch of other random essentials. And, to
my immense surprise and relief—it all fit, and with room to spare...
Down the Rabbit Hole: One day last summer, my mom and I took a walk. We went to Buttermilk
Falls State Park to hike what we call the Lower Trail (though I think it’s really called
the Bear Trail.) We got lost. Which was odd because we (my mother, brothers and I) used
to always walk that particular trail in the summer when we were little...
The Beginning: Everyone knows the old adage, "When life gives you lemons, make lemonade."
To my knowledge, this is an illustration of making the best out of whatever life gives
you. But what happens if life stops giving you lemons? I'm sure no one ever told me that
there might come a day when lemons will cease...