I’ve kept a journal off and on for years. More recently it was off. Now it’s back on. I try to write in it every day. Do I write my most secret, innermost thoughts? Not always. But I do skim the surface pretty good.
My journal is a form of therapy. I write about what is happening in my life – the good, the bad, and the ugly. I write about my questions, thoughts, and fears. It’s therapeutic. And it helps.
At this time in my life it seems to be important to write things down. For some reason, I have a lot of questions right now. I’m trying to figure some things out. I’ve trying to put some things in their place. Journaling is free. It’s the least expensive therapy out there!
Do you keep a journal? I’d like to hear about it.
I’ll talk to you soon.
Chore – Noun. A routine task, especially a household one. I don’t know how it works you in your house, but, when I get home from work, I have to do my chores. What do these chores consist of, you might ask. Aren’t you almost 50 years old? Is someone giving you an allowance to… Continue reading Ahem…And Now, A Few Words About Chores
I love lists. And I know what you are going to say. This list thing is getting out of hand. I’ve got TO DO lists, reminders, alarms, bells and whistles. I’ve got note pads, notebooks, a Day Planner and a Filofax. You would think I have no memory. But I do, and therein lies the… Continue reading On Why I Love Lists
I understand that today’s world is hurried and fast-paced. Really, I do. These days it seems like letter writing is something we just don’t do anymore. I like to send letters, and receive letters. I can’t be the only one! How about this: instead of texting or emailing, how about we try mailing something written… Continue reading In Praise of Letter Writing
When you actually sit down to write posts for your blog – what tools do you have right there on your desk? I have a notebook and pen, my MacBook, and, believe it or not, my iPad. I also have a Dictionary handy, along with a Thesaurus. What do you have with you when you write? I’d love to hear about it.