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An amble through various kinds of very long walks

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Express Yourself

Sometimes, being a writer means letting go of your goals

Laptop open on a desk with lamp, wintry landscape outside the window.
Laptop open on a desk with lamp, wintry landscape outside the window.
Photo: Justin Kauffman/Unsplash


Express Yourself

Shame is probably the biggest obstacle for writers. Here’s how to confront it.

Quirky photo symbolizing writer’s block. Person sitting at typewriter with a bunch of crumpled paper.
Quirky photo symbolizing writer’s block. Person sitting at typewriter with a bunch of crumpled paper.
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Express Yourself

A fiction lesson in a one-act play

Person in water mid-motion from rear view of their neck.
Person in water mid-motion from rear view of their neck.
Photo: VV Nincic/Flickr


Fiction

The afterlife is like life, only the pizza is never any good

Double exposure image of a person’s eye against a cloudy sunset sky.
Double exposure image of a person’s eye against a cloudy sunset sky.
Photo: RUNSTUDIO/Getty Images


More To That

It’s what you don’t see that matters the most


More To That

A step-by-step playbook for the skill of the future


Express Yourself

We have more in common than you’d think

Photo of a Bible open on a pulpit in front of a church.
Photo of a Bible open on a pulpit in front of a church.
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Express Yourself

After years of silence, I’m finally conquering my fear of singing in public

Vintage style shot of a gramophone.
Vintage style shot of a gramophone.
Photo: Yuri_Arcurs/Getty Images


This Is Us

How experiences become memories, which turn into stories

Paper-cut image of layers of a man’s head, with egg at the core.
Paper-cut image of layers of a man’s head, with egg at the core.
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