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Tag Archives: Patti Digh

Hear Me Roar

I admit that I am a bit of a Facebook-aholic. I scroll and share while I drink my coffee in the morning in lieu of really paying attention to the news. I try to avoid political debates and bad news on the wall because there seems to be enough of that in the world. Instead, …

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This Little Life of Mine; I’m Gonna Let It Shine…

At the end of May, I came across an essay titled “The Small, Happy Life,” by David Brooks. While it originated in the New York Times, I didn’t find it there. I don’t read the newspaper because it tends to depress me. But this little gem was shared on Facebook by Patti Digh, a writer and …

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When your creativity is waning

I recently read a great post on Kind over Matter.  In it, Amanda lists a bunch of ideas for kickstarting your creativity like finger painting, trying a new medium, logging off Facebook and Twitter, and so on. I subscribe to this and other blogs about creativity for this very reason.  Sometimes the well is running a …

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