At my friendship column for March I answered a letter from a woman who says her friends often cancel plans or change the plans at the last minute. Is this an expected part of being an understanding friend or does this letter writer have especially inconsiderate friends in her life? Help our letter writer decide what to do!
The world lost a much-loved writer this week when Amy Krouse Rosenthal passed away on Monday, March 13th at the age of 51. I never met her, but through her work, I felt like I knew her. Countless readers have likely thought the same thing. Her piece in the New York...read more
Yes, this is an excessive number of television hours. In my defense, I’m in the middle of six books right now and I read every night. If you didn’t see my post a few weeks ago about how to read more books this year, you’ll note that one of my six...read more
As a writer and as a teacher who co-runs weekly writing groups where some of the members are looking to submit their work for publication, I’m often on the lookout for approachable literary magazines. I’ve had great experiences working with editors over...read more
I read 50+ books a year (which I list here with my honest and pithy opinions), and I know plenty of people who read that many books or more. However, I often get strategy questions from those who want to read consistently, but can’t make the time. I...read more
The friendship question at my column this month is about friendship connectors vs. hoarders. Of all the questions I’ve received in two years, this is one I could relate to almost word for word. Luckily it was an issue I resolved for myself years ago. (Not many,...read more
This post is full of information about how I started my Bullet Journal and why a digitally-oriented person like me is such a Bullet Journal fanatic now. I have lots to say about how using a Bullet Journal has helped me stay focused, organized, and reflective, but...read more
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