A Personal Note

Wreath hung at the closed St. Andrews Regional Library, June 19, 2015

Just wanted to take a moment to note that recently I have been working on some writing to share with you here again. I was in the process of writing a new post about books when everything in my city took a different turn. Continue Reading →


How to Deal with Distractions by Sacha Chua

One of the biggest challenges any creative person faces is distraction. Okay, you got me: it’s one of my biggest challenges, so I’m extrapolating outward from my own experience. I generally don’t recommend this practice, but it’s probably a safe bet in this case. Our work-in-progress starts out as the most fascinating thing in our lives. Continue Reading →