Tag: Writing

So I Caved and Started a Facebook Page

I wasn’t going to do it. After all, I’m a teacher who writes, not a professional writer with a huge audience. But as I look to my distant future, the one that includes kids out of the house (GULP!) and eventual retirement, I know that I want writing to...

Things I Learned In a Year of Regular Writing

The above lessons don't even begin to scratch the surface of all that I've learned in the last year of regular writing and it is a practice I have no intention of giving up. I know that there are going to continue to be harder weeks than others, but...

The Slow-Cooked Life

It's often said that the best things take time, a difficult lesson for an impatient perfectionist who wants everything to work right the first time. But I can also look back and see the results of the process. Like the stalactites and stalagmites that we oohed and awed over...