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Marie, My Mess, and Me!

It all started when I was in Phoenix this month. Marie Kondo seemed to be everywhere. She was even part of a sermon at The Grove, a church I attended with my friends! We all talked about her in the hot tub at Aji Spa, and her philosophy and decluttering methods were referenced several times…
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Conference Communiques

Lots of great writing advice to share, following the 2019 Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference I attended in Phoenix at the end of February. The first workshop I went to was “Writing for Change” with Yvette Johnson. According to her bio statement, Johnson is a writer, filmmaker, speaker, and the Executive Director of the Booker…
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Stoking the Creative Fire for the New Year

This week between Christmas and New Year’s Day is an ideal time to read, watch movies (big screen or Netflix), go to museums, or listen to music. All of these are great ways to reinvigorate your creativity after a hectic holiday month. You may already have certain artists or activities in mind. If you don’t,…
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