Category Archives: Passion

How to Balance Writing and Life

Any writer worth their salt knows that writing affects their life at times other than when they are simply hammering away at the keyboard. When we think of professionals who can’t escape their jobs, we likely to think of high-power … Continue reading

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Make Time to Write: 6 Strategies (Part I)

Writers already have busy lives without having to worry about how to make time to write. Jobs, family, bills, errands, holiday cards, meals–the list of endless responsibilities goes on. Welcome to the world of adulthood. Some cheerful soul once said … Continue reading

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Passion and Aging – What Does it Mean to Get Older?

My 86-year-old grandmother died last week. She had been sick since earlier this year; I traveled up to New York in February to say goodbye. Yet still she soldiered on for many months with my parents caring of her, visiting … Continue reading

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Lou Reed: In Memory of a Rock-and-Roll Animal

Here it is, the evening of October 27, and my wife has chased me out of our apartment and told me to go grab a beer. Lou Reed died a few hours ago and it’s been really difficult to get … Continue reading

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