Tag Archives: writing and creativity

Astound Yourself

“If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.” Thomas Edison Who better to inspire us to dig deeper and tap into our hidden capabilities than tireless Thomas? Just think of all he … Continue reading

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Elegant Solutions

Ryan Alweiss is a happy Jersey boy: He recently won a gold medal in the International Mathematical Olympiad in Thailand — the first American to capture the honor since 1991. He did it by writing an elegant three-page proof that … Continue reading

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Write Away

“Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.” Guillaume Apollinaire Whenever I turn around, I see an article or news item that confirms what we all know: Writing can be life-changing — … Continue reading

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Stepping Away

Many moons ago, I had a teacher who used to tell my class that the key to learning anything was “short and frequent intervals of study.” For some reason, I’ve always remembered her words and as time goes on they … Continue reading

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Step Out

“I am a big bird winging over high mountains into serene valleys. I am ripples of waves on silver seas. I’m a spring leaf trembling in anticipation.” Maya Angelou When Maya was a little girl, she lived with her grandmother. … Continue reading

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