Is perfection causing you mental toxicity?

Is perfection causing you mental toxicity?

Each day I tell myself, “you’ve got this, you can write. In fact, you can address almost any topic in your writing because people have always admired your sense of grasp”, then the engine of reality revs in my mind as I push throttle into the next chore, only to land crashing into a reflex…

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The persuasive powers of procrastination

The persuasive powers of procrastination

To do or not to do? I would actually prefer not to do things, or maybe do it later – much later. Procrastination, as per Thesaurus (yes, I use this like anyone else), means dawdling, dragging ones feet and sometimes play a waiting game or my personal favorite, “shilly-shally”. I always thought I was lazy…

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Write or Wrong

Write or Wrong

Our handwriting is just as unique as our finger prints. Handwritten letters retrieved from crime scenes can be sent to a graphologist, who can build a profile of the criminal and distinguish between a real or a hoax letter. Hold on a minute! So something as simple as our handwriting can give insight into our…

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Getting to the Point

Getting to the Point

Does anyone even write letters anymore?  We spend hours happily typing away on a keyboard, paying little heed to the pain in our back, neck, wrist, legs, kidneys? But who cares right?! Give a child a writing tool and watch them squirm within a minute. “My wrist hurts.” “My hand is cramping.” “I’m getting a…

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Stationery or Stationary?

Stationery or Stationary?

These guys are homophones and before we begin our journey, let’s get this straight, it is stationery we are referring to today! Stationary is something that does not move or stays still in one place. Kinda like when the teacher asks a question and you sit so still that, in your mind, you almost cease to exist. …

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