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What is justice? How did things get to be the way they are? Where do we go from here? Community and individuality, civilization and law, politics and tradition, reason and science, ritual and freedom, mercy and making a difference -- these are the issues that will determine our future.
Lately, there's been a bunch on here about writing, blogging, family, and marriage.
And then, on other days, it will just be blather -- but at least it will be in my voice.
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I’ve written here a few times about journals and how useful they are for writers, for those who want to improve themselves or be successful, and for anyone who wants a more focused and happy life. So, it pleases me … Continue reading
I saw this recently and it stuck with me as it speaks to the tendency many of us have to over-analyze and over-think our goals, to over-research methods of achieving them, to procrastinate on ACTUALLY DOING ANYTHING. Sure, it helps … Continue reading
Every writer, whether they’re starting the journey or standing atop the bestseller lists, feels like a hack at some point. Like an imposter, a phony, a gigantic fakeball loser. It might happe… Read More: 3 Essential Writing Lessons for 2016 | … Continue reading
7 Little Known Goal Setting Tricks I have written other articles here about journals and how they can help you. Along with a host of great suggestions, this article mentions a type of journal I had not heard of before: … Continue reading