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Writing Badly

Writer Anne Lamott says it’s perfectly okay to write shitty drafts.  How the hell can you get to the fruit of your story if you don’t start somewhere. 525 more words

Humor

Please, Sir, May I Have My Gall Bladder Back?

Do we have property rights over our body parts?

Apparently not, as I and several thousand David Sedaris enthusiasts learned recently at the Peabody Opera House where he was promoting his new book, 1,175 more words

Being Attentional

I am thinking about trying something new. I do this. Regularly.

I like to try new things…learn…create…reinvent myself. I think it annoys my family.  I will admit that I am somewhat ADHD about my interests. 585 more words

How Fitbit Can You Get

I have to begin by saying I’ve got nothing on David Sedaris. The humor writer (Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, for one) is a… 660 more words

Southern Hospitality

At a graduation party recently, I listened to two friends discuss upcoming travel plans. They wanted to go to New Orleans, and also swing by Shreveport where one of them has family. 266 more words

Summer Reading Doesn't Suck

Ah, summer time, the perfect opportunity to pick up a new book and enter a brand new or vaguely familiar world. Pool-side or park-side, a new book is a great way to fill your brightly lit evenings. 641 more words

Books

A Commercial Break (but a genuine one)

Not so different from Angry Birds or Facebook- our technological masterminds have created an easy to use and convenient application that allows you to focus on your happiness level and work towards improving it. 534 more words