Changing Your Relationship with Stuff, through Language?

As a writer, words are very important. As you find out when learning a new language, certain words have nuances and connotations that you can only learn with time, practice and exposure to the new language. But we don't always pay attention to the words we use in our own language. Taking a slight detour … Continue reading Changing Your Relationship with Stuff, through Language?

Can You Stop Procrastinating?

I am the biggest procrastinator ever!  I keep saying "If I just did what I was supposed to do, I wouldn't have any problems."  I believe that is absolutely true.  We all know we should not be procrastinating, but why do we do it?  I have a theory as to why. We expect too much … Continue reading Can You Stop Procrastinating?

Spring Cleaning: Giving up my Blankey

I spent most of Memorial Day weekend cleaning up and cleaning out.  I have accumulated way to much stuff, and I don't want to have to take it all with me when I move in August.  I aim to attack the items that clutter the surfaces of my furniture and items that lurk unused in … Continue reading Spring Cleaning: Giving up my Blankey