Why You Should Be Reading at Least Three Books Today

Mind, I'm not suggesting you must finish three books today.  Though I personally would find that to be simply a wonderful day! I often get asked how it is that I read so much.  It's funny to me because I never considered that I really read more than most.  I tracked all my books last year … Continue reading Why You Should Be Reading at Least Three Books Today

My mind is a whirl with thoughts and ideas, dreams and plans.  Reading from such a variety of new places and books has my brain running far ahead of the rest of me.  I've not been able to keep pace this last week though for taking care of sick ones including myself. Along with the … Continue reading

Words

Words fill my world. I love words.  I love to read them, to write them, to turn letters into art and phrases into pictures. Maybe it's because I feel like I've always been able to read having had a wonderful older sister who taught me as she learned.  Maybe it was all those calligraphy classes … Continue reading Words

Fighting the Flight

"I Only Write When Inspiration Strikes. Fortunately It Strikes at Nine Every Morning." I loved this quotation I read in The War of Art.  He attributed it to Somerset Maughum, and though some dispute that, the truth remains the same.  For me, the inspiration needs to strike somewhat earlier before everyone else is up and … Continue reading Fighting the Flight

The War

So I read a book yesterday. Someone new to our Books & Brews Book Club mentioned The War of Art last month.  It hooked me from the first page.  Clearly defining what makes creating such a challenge and how to overcome anyway, The War of Art arms you for the battle within. And here I am, … Continue reading The War