Are we anxious? Or is there a better word?

Natalie was reading a section of my novel in-progress when she asked about the “hand towel” one of the characters had placed in the bathroom for her guests. “Might it be an embroidered linen hand towel?” asked Natalie. “That is so much better!” I exclaimed appreciatively.

Finding vivid words to describe feelings, not just […]

Choosing Our Worries

worries can spiral…

In our house we remind ourselves and each other to — “Choose Your Worries”

We ask ourselves: is whatever it is we’re worrying about worth worrying about?

And will our worry lead to a solution?

We know that it’s natural and normal for all of us to worry from time […]