, , ,

"Coraline looks like a real name…" -Neil Gaiman

"I hope you'll make mistakes. If you're making mistakes, it means you're out there doing something. And the mistakes in themselves can be useful. I once misspelled Caroline, in a letter, transposing the A and the O, and I thought, “Coraline looks…

How To Become A Writer

  HOW TO BECOME A WRITER by Lorrie Moore First, try to be something, anything, else.  A movie star/astronaut.  A movie star missionary.  A movie star/kindergarten teacher.  President of the World.  Fail miserably.  It is best…
,

Emilia

 While we try to teach our children all about life, Our children teach us what life is all about. ~Angela Schwindt step.
, ,

On Meeting David James Duncan

journal entry:  04.25.06 tyler street coffee house, port townsend, washington 12:15pm i think, perhaps, treating yourself to lunch alone at a neighborhood coffee shop during the rush of midday is something everyone should do at least monthly.…
powercontrolwheel
,

The Cycle of Abuse

At some point in your life, you have probably seen this circle.  Maybe it was in a different format, in a flier or magazine, or maybe a commercial, but it's probably been flashed in front of your eyes once or twice.  I don't know what your…