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Make 2021 your year

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See, what happened was …

I spent a few minutes of the last 30 minutes of 2020 standing by myself in a pitch dark room.

A Simple Idea on What 2021 Holds for You

2020 was a dark year for many people.


Netflix’s version of a classic book series offers helpful advice for writers and other creative people of all ages.

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RELIGION AND RACISM

An open letter from a black Christian to my well-meaning white Christian friends

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Loving and being loved are lifelong journeys, not destinations.

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The Moon Landing’s 50th Anniversary

America seems to be taking one small step forward, and one giant leap backward.

Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin walks on the surface of the moon on July 20, 1969, in a photograph taken by Neil Armstrong. Photo by History in HD on Unsplash


There are more important goals for writers.

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Yes, things will get better. But that’s not the point.

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We can feel sad about Michael Jackson, on this 10th anniversary of his death— for a number of reasons.

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