Came across this quote from my very favorite poet, Maya Angelou. “I long, as does every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself.” ―Maya Angelou
“A teacher is a compass that activates the magnets of curiosity, knowledge, and wisdom in the pupils.” ―Ever Garrison
A couple weeks ago I found out someone I used to know had a terrible accident. We went out a few times, and our dates together were always joyful and pleasant. He lived in one city, I lived in another… and needless to say the timing was just never right for anything serious.
As a writer, the best thing in the world is when someone reads your work and connects with it. This could include book reviews, letters to you, or mentions on a blog. Connecting with a reader means more than a heavy paycheck and fame. (Not that those things aren’t nice too.) Still, when you get one of those “wow –…
I love this quote: “If you can’t feed a hundred people, then just feed one.” —Mother Teresa So often when I think about the good things I want to accomplish in the world, I get hung up on the fact that I can’t do more. And that’s just silly. Touching one life is so much better than not reaching out…