Word by Word, Ignite Your Life

To connect and hear more about Wonderland, click here. “A word after a word after a word is power.” — Margaret Atwood Why write? To a writer that question is equivalent to saying, “Why breathe?” We write to unravel our restless hearts. We write because we’re curious. We write because we can’t stop. We read … More Word by Word, Ignite Your Life

Pick Up Your Pen & Change The World

Day 16 – A – Z Challenge “Change writers hope that readers will join them in what Charles Johnson calls “an invitation to struggle.”  Whereas writers of propaganda encourage readers to accept certain answers, writers who want to transform their readers encourage the asking of questions.  Propaganda invites passive agreement; change writing invites original thought, … More Pick Up Your Pen & Change The World

When Women Were Birds

“Once upon a time, when women were birds, there was the simple understanding that to sing at dawn and to sing at dusk was to heal the world through joy. The birds still remember what we have forgotten, that the world is meant to be celebrated.” – Terry Tempest Williams from “When Women Were Birds” … More When Women Were Birds