Do You Stop to Appreciate Beauty? This Writer’s Confession.

*** I’m kind of obsessed with Gene Weingarten, and after you read this you’ll understand why. Ever since last week when I had this semester’s group of feature writing students read his Pulitzer Prize winning article, “Pearls Before Breakfast,” I haven’t stopped thinking about the very question he poses to his readers. I’m hoping my… Read More Do You Stop to Appreciate Beauty? This Writer’s Confession.

Stop. And. Smell. The. Roses. People. — Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff series is still a good reminder

The late Dr. Richard Carlson’s brilliant little collection of Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff books offer advice for everyday life. Let’s face it, folks. We live in a fast-paced world where things move quickly and if you aren’t careful, life can pass you by. The Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff series is a great reminder… Read More Stop. And. Smell. The. Roses. People. — Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff series is still a good reminder