Writing a newspaper column

Last week, I posted a column I wrote about my son’s boyhood career as a newspaper carrier. This week, I heard from a fellow newspaper columnist who happened to spot a feature article I wrote for Writer’s Digest on how to snag your own newspaper column. Until my friend contacted me, I wasn’t aware that […]

Daily quote journal 4/19/15

“Time together is the primary ingredient for friendship. Unless your time together is automatic — meaning you’re both paid to show up at the same job or both attend the same church — there is no other way to foster a close friendship without someone initiating that time together. Growing a friendship requires initiation. A […]

Daily quote journal 4/11/15

“I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.” ― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice Photo: Cindy La Ferle

Daily quote journal 4/10/15

“To pay attention, that is our endless and proper work.” — Mary Oliver Garden photo: Cindy La Ferle

Daily quote journal 4/9/15

“Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is remarkable how much can be accomplished if we use time wisely.” — Thomas Jefferson  Garden photo: Cindy La Ferle

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