February 2014

In Your Own Words: Darcy Wiley – Generosity

gen·er·os·i·ty – noun \ˌje-nə-ˈrä-sə-tē, -ˈräs-tē\ : the quality of being kind, understanding, and not selfish : the quality of being generous; especially  : willingness to give money and other valuable things to others __________ “Jealousy is one of the occupational hazards of being a writer,” Anne Lamott says in Bird by Bird*. She says we see others out […] Read more

My Word of the Week: Human

hu·man — adjective \ˈhyü-mən, ˈyü-\ : of, relating to, or affecting people : typical of people : having good or bad qualities that people usually have __________ “I’m sorry.” “Please accept my apologies.” “It was my fault.” “I am not sure how that happened.” It’s been a week of mistakes. Actually, it’s been a week of discovering old mistakes, […] Read more