Tagged with create.compose.communicate

on phoning it in.

on phoning it in.

You know those reunions that don’t feel like reunions at all? It’s that click, that spark and no time has passed. Maybe it’s been five weeks or five years and conversation picks up where it left off . . . the hugs are warm, the conversation is real and don’t call it a comeback, we’ve been … Continue reading

on spring cleaning

on spring cleaning

Just thinking about the end result of spring cleaning brings a wave of calm over me. Something about de-cluttering, organizing and eliminating the unnecessary is remarkably appealing! Last year, I got rid of 112 things in January and the experience was so therapeutic. A weight had been lifted for sure! But at the same time, … Continue reading

falling in love with writing.

falling in love with writing.

Love: oh, how freely I throw that word around. You too? It plays such a role in our culture, our society and our everyday life. Every February, it plays an even bigger role than usual. I love cheeseburgers, coffee, wine, good pens, the colors red and yellow. It’s a love of instant gratification, of pure … Continue reading

create.compose.communicate — resolution month.

create.compose.communicate — resolution month.

Friends, when will I learn? Technical difficulties . . . this post should have gone live a week ago, but it is still relevant. It’s Resolution Month on Create.Compose.Communicate. Our next edition rolls into inboxes tomorrow morning. Get signed up! — In college, I was part of a team called LEAD Mizzou. We called ourselves … Continue reading

on putting on your editor hat

on putting on your editor hat

For our November Create.Compose.Communicate theme, Melissa and I chose “put on your editor hat.” The word “editor” is a loaded one for certain. High school was the first season in my life when I thought I might someday amount to something. It was the first season in my life where I felt this little twinge … Continue reading

announcing the create.compose.communicate e-newsletter

announcing the create.compose.communicate e-newsletter

(Wednesdays are typically Wedded Wednesdays around here. But this announcement? Well worth the little commercial break. Back to your regularly scheduled programming next week. Promise 🙂 Friends, big news here. And this time, it’s not about moving. It’s about writing. Melissa and I connected through the wonderful world of blogging. (We both have “inspiration” in … Continue reading