Certain days of the year are anticipated by people. Usually these days are cause for a special day of recognition. Man has decided to place importance on many things, like holidays, birthdays, family reunions, graduations, weddings and the list goes on. Perhaps there are things that you and your family have made important enough that […]
The first major winter storm has come and gone from the Saint Louis metro area. There were some that had a day off from work or school due to the amount of snow that fell. (November 14-15, 2018) Others braved the slick roads and went to their jobs or got out and went to find […]
Ignoring our physical health can result in major problems. If our health fails then it requires attention to get to feeling well again. It is evident to us when we don’t feel well. Normally, we will do what it takes to feel better.
The sky is a shade of blue that is at once pure and almost clear. There are no clouds in the sky. A jet flies overhead leaving a vapor trail, the only mark that is visible. As the eye descends to the horizon, trees, a field of corn and, finally, the row of cotton that the young boy has been assigned to hoe is seen. Then a bird flies overhead and the distraction begins anew.
Just start typing, or writing, is the thing taught in a lot of writing classes. Or, when you cannot think of something to write, begin by writing about anything. This is a technique used by some writers to get the creative process jump started, if there is a lull in the thinking or planning process of what to write.