Like many writers, I’ve always loved reading, cutting my teeth on Mrs. Piggle Wiggle and Harriet the Spy, followed by Little Women, which I must have read eight times before sixth grade. I loved Meg, hated Amy, and wanted to be Jo writing in her garret. That fantasy has been my reality here at Lenoir-Rhyne thanks to The Visiting Writers Series who provide the second floor of a lovely little … [Read More...]
Hey! Check out the Baltimore Fishbowl. Thanks to the wonderful Betsy Boyd for airing "Mrs. Klingle’s Underwear”.
Regrets and kindness, what can they possibly have in common? Best-selling author George Saunders, for one. Saunders, speaking in Charlotte last week, said one of the best questions to ask an old person is, “What are your regrets?” Some people believe everything happens for a reason so regrets are a waste of time. The rest of us frame our regrets in one of two ways: The things we did that we wish we hadn't, and the things we wish we had … [Read More...]