I am a teacher, thinker, learner, and writer. You can reach me at dawn.bevier@yahoo.com

When your imagination wants to nap, here’s how to wake it up.

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It’s an artist’s paradise.

I’m sitting under the bright lights of my kitchen table trying to write. My writing room is being painted, and I’m in hell. It’s hard to get a call from my muse when my headphones are fighting against the sound of my two teens arguing and…

I’ve paid hundreds of dollars for courses before, and they didn’t come close to the free information I gained from these two writers

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I’m not fond of Twitter, but lately I’ve been trying to use the platform to get more exposure as a writer. And though I’ve not yet been successful at achieving any sort of attention (# don’t give up), I’m so glad I passed through Twitter Land a week ago.

Why?

Maybe your writer’s block is trying to send you a message

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I’ve been sitting at this damn computer for two hours, and I’ve accomplished nothing.

My mind is blank. Dark. Full-on eclipse.

And I know why.

I’m tired.

I’ve been teaching all day long — talking and explaining, asking and answering, grading and planning.

In addition, thanks to Covid, my anxiety…

No right swipes? Your pictures may be to blame.

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You’re lonely, so you’ve decided to throw yourself onto the digital dating scene. Needless to say, it’s intimidating. It’s like hanging a picture of yourself in an art museum and hoping for a glance when you’re surrounded by Mona Lisas.

So how exactly do you manage to stand out in…

Creating close bonds with others may not be your strong point, but that doesn’t mean it’s a talent you can’t master.

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If you’re reading this, you want to be liked. I do too. And for some reason, there’s a shame attached to that statement in our society.

But there shouldn’t be.

It’s not wrong to want to be accepted and valued. It’s a universal desire. For example, psychologist Abraham Maslow’s hierarchy…

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