The Mindful Writer by Dinty W. Moore

The Mindful Writer by Dinty W. Moore

When it comes to feeling emotional pain very few experiences are quite so uncomfortable as that of writer’s block. Anyone who writes for a profession will know only too well of the sheer sense of desperation and frustration that one feels when the need to express oneself is there but the right words needed to convey those ideas through the written word simply refuse to formulate in your mind. As publication deadlines loom ever nearer and editors are impatient for your copy this additional psychological pressure can turn writing from…

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Inside the Miracle by Mark Nepo

Inside the Miracle by Mark Nepo

It is nothing less than extraordinary how serious illness, when approached appropriately, can radically change the trajectory of one’s life-path. Mark Nepo is an example of someone who, following repeated battles with cancer both within himself and his ex-wife, managed to confront the challenge of his illness and who emerged the other side not only healed but with a new vision of life. Telling the Story After his illness, Nepo wrote about his battle with cancer in a self-published book called Acre of Light: Living With Cancer in 1994. It…

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