Second Act: Writing After Retirement

Second Act: Writing After Retirement By Joyce A. Miller Write the Real You

After working for over thirty years as a mechanical designer at a nuclear physics laboratory, I was ready for a change. I wanted to do something after my retirement to continue to give my life purpose. I didn’t want to just sit around the house reading books all day, or join a bridge club, or […]

Writing When Inspiration Won’t Come

Write the Real You. Writing When Inspiration Won't Come. Ann Harikeerthan. The background picture is multiple balls of crumpled paper.

One of the challenges we face as writers is getting started. We don’t always feel like writing. The inspiration isn’t there. When I was a new writer, I was in this state a lot. I didn’t feel inspired. Convinced that nothing great can come out of uninspired work, I refused to start. That meant very […]