I have established a hashtag for this pursuit, so if you add #OpenED to your post on almost any of the social media sites, including WordPress, you will associate that content with this community project.
Despite a fairly favorable 72-hour time-span -- offering humanity a lot of opportunities for forward progress during Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday just past -- the last 48 hours of this month seem more stormy than calm. The Moon in Libra square to Venus in Capricorn (3:15AM) equates with a rise in emotional turmoil, and this … Continue reading Opportunities for Forward Progress – Astrology.com
Blog writing is one of the ways I keep myself active too!
How does one successfully blog while participating fully in the life around them?
I pick up Natalie Goldberg’s Wild Mind. Now I have read and worked through this book several times, but not recently. I want to take my writing deeper. Blogging has been a writing practice for me, like morning pages, a discipline to keep my hand moving. But it’s not enough.
I also teach, both children and teachers. I want to write a book of my experiences, but the forty years of my experiences are more than “cute” stories. I want authenticity, honesty. I want to be able to say the uncomfortable things, in a way that can be heard.
So I will continue my writing practice, my teaching commitments, and working through Wild Mind again. And if I don’t self-destruct (although that might be a book for someone) I’m trusting that what I want will unfold.
It's not often that we can be moved by a commercial endeavor...this is one of those time; I felt that it needs to be shared with the largest possible audience.