Writing Your Story – #MeToo

Writing Your Story – #MeToo

My Facebook and Twitter feeds recently filled with #metoo posts  Yours probably did too. Some posts simply said #metoo. Some copied and pasted a message explaining what the meme is about. Some referenced or described the experiences that prompted them to post. Most...
Six Steps to Writing for Resilience

Six Steps to Writing for Resilience

When I write, I discover what I really think and feel. I can re-visit difficult past experiences and find meaning in them. I can give voice to my younger self, letting her energy and wisdom guide me. I can call upon my wiser self to help me through tough times. I can...
In the Weeds, Where Powerful Questions Grow

In the Weeds, Where Powerful Questions Grow

In the Weeds Here in central Maryland, July is subtropical season. The high temperatures and humidity are perfect for all manner of weeds. I literally find myself deep in those weeds, choosing a square foot of the garden and trying to pull them all out. I I don’t...