It is National Poetry Month. I wonder if this intrigues people or makes them glaze over because they think poetry has nothing to do with their lives … But I say, we all have poetry in our lives.
It is National Stress Awareness Day but the majority of us don’t need a special day to acknowledge the stress in our lives. Many feel its repercussions constantly.
Using a journal to write out your thoughts and feelings offer many practical benefits that can make a world of difference to the way you function in your career, your relationships and your community.
It’s Garden Week! The best excuse I know to dig in the dirt and commune with the earth, plant some spring flowers, pot fragrant herbs or prune those rose bushes so they rejuvenate and yield abundant blossoms.
What wonder of Nature do you like to look at? Whatever it is, look at it more often.
We are hardwired for storytelling. It has been part of the human experience long before there was written language.
I just learned that March 26th is National “Make Up Your Own Holiday” Day! What a great idea. My problem is that there are way too many things to celebrate and I can’t seem to choose one.
Our written words take our thoughts, which often circle obsessively in our minds, out of that inner loop to a place outside of ourselves.
I am worried about us, my friends. I am worried about us losing our sight for anything that is not in the shape of an electronic devise.
I came across a piece I wrote a year or so ago about being “busy.” I didn’t like that word then and I still don’t like it because, to quote myself, being “busy sounds scattered and frenetic, preoccupied and hectic to me.