Define Your Own Finish Line

Define Your Own Finish Line

Running a race would be pointless without a finish line, wouldn’t it? Rather than an exhilarating win you have trained and worked so hard for, you would just be running, directionless, exerting so much effort with no clear endpoint. Plus…you would look rather silly....
Kill Your Darlings

Kill Your Darlings

There’s a well known saying for experienced writers, “Kill your darlings”. William Faulkner said it first, though Stephen King may have said it best, “‘Kill your darlings, kill your darlings, even when it breaks your egocentric little scribbler’s heart, kill your...
Sunrise Therapy

Sunrise Therapy

When I got married, my husband and I quickly realized we were not created equal when it came to sleeping schedules. I was always more of a night owl and preferred the quiet of the evening hours to read and unwind. My husband, on the other hand, would rather go to bed...
To Quote Ferris Bueller

To Quote Ferris Bueller

  I love the movie Ferris Bueller’s Day Off because while the story is about a teenager skipping school, there’s a real underlying message that you don’t have to be a kid to understand. “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you...