Why do authors like trains? Here are some exciting discoveries.

“I like trains. I like their rhythm, and I like the freedom of being suspended between two places, all anxieties of purpose taken care of: for this moment, I know where I am going.” Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall by Anna Funder       Jessica Gross delves into why writers like trains…

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Native Americans are receiving well-deserved honors

Native Americans in the United States began over tens of thousands of years ago. Many archaeologists believe it may have  been about 1200 BC. For the past 500 years, Native American people have faced multiple issues, including genocide, dislocation, and various forms of physical, mental, and social abuse. Today, things are looking brighter for Native…

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Get outdoors to stay healthy, happy, and hopeful.

As Paulo Coelho says, “It’s the simple things in life that are most extraordinary.” And that’s what nature is for you. It gives you spectacular gifts. Open a door, walk outside, and soak up nature. It’s incredible to discover how many great beautiful gifts we receive when we take an excursion in the natural state.…

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Why You Need Music in Your Life

“Music can change the world”. Ludwig van Beethoven Music is a magic pill for life-enriching. We all need Music in our lives. You may ask why what’s so great about Music? Music increases your creativity. You may ask why do you need creativity. In today’s world, we are all searching for ways to make life…

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How to discover Christmas cheer with great writers and movie makers help

As Auntie Mame said, “We all need a little bit of Christmas.” This is so true, especially this year.  Authors and creative filmmakers created fantastic books and movies to brighten your Christmas. These treasured holiday artists’ gifts bring special joy from their magical tales that touch a deeper part of our hearts. If you’re looking…

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Here are three inspirational activities to elevate a writer’s creativity

“People frequently believe the creative life is grounded in fantasy. The more difficult truth is that creativity is grounded in reality, in a particular, the focused,  well-observed, or the specifically imagined.” The Artist Way         Every writer needs to find ways to be more creative. Inspiration is waiting from everyday things and…

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