How to Stop The Thing That Drives You Crazy

This Post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction Let’s face it. We all have something that makes us grit our teeth and feel the pressure rising. Be it a friend who always calls at the wrong time, past mistakes that haunt you, not sleeping because your mind is whirling and planning for what you’ll do … Continue reading How to Stop The Thing That Drives You Crazy

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Mindfulness

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction Have you heard of Mindfulness? It’s a word that is being used quite frequently these days. Dictionary.com defines mindfulness as: noun 1. the state or quality of being mindful or aware of something. 2. Psychology. a technique in which one focuses one's full attention only on the present, … Continue reading Mindfulness

Picture This by SJ

 This Post by S. J. Brown Recently I was asked to give a talk about using photographs when writing. As a wildlife photographer photographs are an intimate part of my writing. I begin with the image, then write the words. With the aid of the internet you can literally have any type of image at … Continue reading Picture This by SJ

Place-based Writing: A Sense of Place

This post by Gayle M. Irwin I recently learned about place-based education as I interviewed and then wrote a story about a new program called Teachers on Public Lands, developed and administered by the Bureau of Land Management. The article, about a Casper, Wyo. teacher who is participating in the program, appears in the Casper … Continue reading Place-based Writing: A Sense of Place