Your Mind Is a Great Thing to Change

This week, I received an email from a blogger and writing coach who regularly encourages writers to excel in their calling. I found her about a year ago, and enjoyed the many articles and resources she provided. This latest message, though, was a goodbye letter. She was taking a break, indefinitely, from her work. Read more

Writing as Part of Your Daily Life

For the past several months, I’ve been growing herbs on the windowsill in my kitchen. I have a spindly basil plant that was full of leaves until last weekend when I made a tomato, cucumber, and basil salad and stripped him halfway bare. Not to worry: he’s happily sprouting dozens of new little buds that will soon season a summer full of salads in the Craig house. Read more