Posts Tagged "journal writing"

Never too late to start keeping a journal

When I’m responding to the usual introductory small talk of “what do you do?” I open the floodgates of guilt and regret. I’m not trying to. It’s not my fault; it just happens. Here’s how the conversation usually goes: So, Ruth, what do you do? My standard response,” I own…

The Beginning

I started journal writing when I was a college student in the early 1970s. I noticed that many students carried around notebooks with them all the time—some sketched in it and wrote, others just wrote. Some used spiral notebooks with lined paper—other used black cover hard bound sketch books. It…