Why You Should Write

People used to write more. In Jane Austen novels, the characters are constantly picking up a pen to jot something down. Granted, this was their main means of communication without hopping on a horse to trot off and deliver the message in person but, still, there are important lessons to be learned from such practices.

Life Beyond Listicles.

If you’ve read an article online recently, chances are it was a listicle: lis·ti·cle noun plural noun: listicles an article on the Internet presented in the form of a numbered or bullet-pointed list.   ’10 Summer Must-Haves’, ‘The 5 Best Places to Brunch,’ etc., etc. They’re invading the internet and avalanching the Facebook home feed,