Communicating, Michelle's Memoir, The New Story

A Better Adventure

"I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination." ~Jimmy Dean What am I longing for? To inspiration to write a memoir of my thirties and the discipline to actually sit down and do it, day by day. What would it bring me? Connection with… Continue reading A Better Adventure

Education, Relating, Writings

The Writing Process

The traditional writing process, as taught to K-12 students worldwide, goes a little something like this: Prewriting Drafting Revising Conferencing Editing Publishing Oh, if it were only so simple, so linear! I am back to square one. Prewriting. Since 2010, I've shunned the idea of a lengthy book project in favor of short, pithy blog… Continue reading The Writing Process