Writing Tip: When Creative Energy is Low

Writing Tip: When Creative Energy is Low

Everyone experiences it at some time. That creative project is staring you in the face, and you know you need to work on it. But you can’t find the motivation. It has many names; low creative energy, creative burnout, creative exhaustion, creative funk. It’s not like...
Writing Tip: How to Beat Analysis Paralysis

Writing Tip: How to Beat Analysis Paralysis

Spinning my wheels and going nowhere fast Okay, I’ll admit it. I’m usually quite organized. In fact, I LOVE the idea of being organized—ask my family. I work from a daily list of tasks that need to be completed. I have an agenda that keeps me on track (most of the...
5 Health Benefits of Being Outside in Nature

5 Health Benefits of Being Outside in Nature

I recently returned from a ten-day camping and hiking trip with my husband. What a reminder that many times the best remedy for our health issues is to simply get out in nature and move our bodies!   Here is a list of the benefits I experienced – and you can too!   1....
Encouragement: Embrace the Glorious Mess that You Are

Encouragement: Embrace the Glorious Mess that You Are

“Embrace the glorious mess that you are.” ~ Elizabeth Gilbert   I recently watched a wonderful video – Elizabeth Gilbert: Flight of the Hummingbird – The Curiosity Driven Life. It made me laugh and cry at the same time. I was convinced she was speaking directly to me....