Monthly Archives: May 2013

I’m dreaming of a …. Little Free Library

At first I thought it was a nice address sign.  But then I walked closer and saw that inside this sturdy little birdhouse was an actual lending library.  I carefully opened the glass door.  I felt like I was accessing … Continue reading

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The First Blogger

I’m sitting here at Whistlewood Farm in Rhinebeck, New York, on the banks of the Hudson River, having just learned about the first blogger — Eleanor Roosevelt.  That’s right, Eleanor Roosevelt!  During my tour of the famous First Lady of … Continue reading

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Favorite gifts for writers

Many of my friends are writers and occasionally we exchange gifts.  There are many things that make the habit of writing every day just a little more cheerful.  Here are a few things that work for me. This little agenda … Continue reading

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Writing With a Sense of Place

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the idea of place in writing.  Personally, I’ve never written about any place unless I have lived or at least visited there.  This, intuitively, makes sense to me.  That said, I know that … Continue reading

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