Seasons of Change and Challenge

Seasons of Change and Challenge

Is it just me? Despite the world beginning to open back up a bit after Covid, and let’s face it — another challenging year — as we inch back to some sense of normalcy, this Christmas season has been challenging. Such a whirlwind of busyness and catching up that it has...
Dash those Expectations!

Dash those Expectations!

As the holiday season approaches, so does the pressure to have everything be “perfect,” that is, according the script in your head. Just the right gifts, guests, parties, decorations, celebrations, and so forth. It can cause a tremendous amount of needless stress and...
Are you a writer? Do you write?

Are you a writer? Do you write?

We’re all storytellers. Stories give color, meaning and occasionally sense to our lives. Do you do some kind of writing or other creative work as part of your job? Emails? Blogs? Presentations? Reports? Strategy development? Reviews? Do you consider yourself to...
Fractured Focus

Fractured Focus

“If you want to be a writer you must do two things above all others. Read a lot and write a lot.”Stephen King If you’ve ever struggled with your writing, you may have wondered, “Did Stephen King start out like this?” (If you’re not a horror...
Storytelling and Relationship

Storytelling and Relationship

“Stories enhance, elaborate, and develop … Existence is not flattened out on the graph paper of analysis; it comes alive in the movements of a drama in which some of the actions and speeches are still to be written.”Eugene Peterson Many writers who...