Category Archives: teaching and learning

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Election day in the US. Big breath. Is this what it feels like to know you’re on the verge of a historic moment? To feel like so much is on scales that are at a breaking point as they waver … Continue reading

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Hello – news and news

Hello!  It’s been quiet here – I’ve been working on my Writing Circles and also designing a new website.  Lots of writing going on under the leaves, but not so much posted here in the forest. For an update on … Continue reading

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Reaping the benefits of Big Paper (and info about upcoming workshops)

From Big Paper many plans grow.  It’s been a full summer, writing, getting ready for September Writing Circles, and spending time with the kids. I’ve set a challenge for myself to either submit writing to journals or promote my Writing Circles … Continue reading

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Big Paper

The Big Paper is out again.  This is a good omen – like sunshine after rain or daybreak after a long night.  It means my ideas are overflowing from their usual recesses of an A5 journal or a computer screen.  … Continue reading

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Where to start from?

It’s been a quiet and fruitful autumn.  I last posted in September, feeling a need to harvest the many crops of the past year of writing, Writing Circles, running and reading. And in that time of quiet, a time of … Continue reading

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Harvest

September is often a time of change and beginnings.  Around here, it’s the start of a new school for my son, new activities for my daughter, and a lot of travel for new projects for my husband. September is also … Continue reading

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Not Just for Writers

Who will come? When I first started my Writing Circles, this was one of the biggest questions in my mind. Who would want to participate in a writing community where we would be sharing fledgling words, witnessing each others’ growth, … Continue reading

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