Why I Still Blog (After 7 Years!)

“It’s none of their business that you have to learn to write. Let them think you were born that way.” – Ernest Hemingway Writing is one of the most wonderful, yet often frustrating occupations. It’s sometimes easy to think up what you want to write about, but to sit down and get it onto paperContinue reading “Why I Still Blog (After 7 Years!)”

Celebrating 5 Years of Blogging and a Giveaway

 In spite of illness, in spite even of the archenemy sorrow, one can remain alive long past the usual date of disintegration if one is unafraid of change, insatiable in intellectual curiosity, interested in big things, and happy in small ways. – Edith Wharton, novelist (1862 – 1937)   Five years ago, in November ofContinue reading “Celebrating 5 Years of Blogging and a Giveaway”

A Birthday, a Blogiversary, and Gifts for You

“Writing and the business of words is astounding to me, as much as it is a love. To write something is to simply compose an idea—whether it is a greeting card of 8 words, a note of 80 words, an essay of 800 words, or a novel of 80,000 words—out of the elementary 26 charactersContinue reading “A Birthday, a Blogiversary, and Gifts for You”

Celebrating: Two Blog Years

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, and famous?’ Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child ofContinue reading “Celebrating: Two Blog Years”

Moving to WordPress

Hi Everyone, Thank you for reading and following my writing and photography here at my blog. I love hearing from you, whether on email or through comments. What a privilege to be able to connect! a photo of Poppies, from my latest piece at http://www.jenniferlynking.com/blog. Thank you for your support and encouragement, and for leaving commentsContinue reading “Moving to WordPress”