personal meaning

Journal Writing: Thinking BIG!

Eric Maisel, creativity coach, author, psychotherapist, and member of the IAJW Journal Council (see www.IAJW.org), writes on Huffington Post about introducing BIG THINKING–that is, independent thinking– to students at school for 45 minutes daily. I fully agree. For many of us, that’s what journal writing is about–independent, big thinking– wrestling…

Journal Your Way to Personal Meaning–Teleclass with Eric Maisel

If you are looking to create greater meaning in your life– to move away from a life of going through the motions to finding a more fulfilled life with a true sense of purpose– join Eric Maisel in a free teleclass “Journal Your Way to Personal Meaning.” In this one…

Invest in Yourself!

You don’t need me to remind you about the challenging times we are living in. The question I pose is: What is the best strategy to make your way through these challenging times?  What can you invest in now to help you prosper in the future? My answer: now, more…

Welcoming Marlene Schiwy to the Talking Page

I read Marlene Schiwy’s book A Voice of Her Own: Women and the Journal-Writing Journey years ago. She writes with real depth and clarity about journal writing. As I thumb through the book that usually sits on a shelf beside my desk I find these inspiring quotes: “Like the ground…