Category: Grow Your Creativity

Why You Should Read Poetry All Year April 24, 2024

Is it just me, or is Poetry Month everywhere this year?Poet Mary Ruefle had something … Read More

How to Find Poetry You Actually Like: A Gift Guide November 15, 2023

Recently I wrote about the importance of poetry in hard times. Perhaps you’re on board … Read More

Poetry in Hard Times November 8, 2023

It is no surprise that I was at our local independent bookstore, thumbing through the … Read More

What If You Are Already Enough? October 17, 2023

My friend Joalida Smit moved to Chicagoland from her home country of South Africa in … Read More

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Teaching in a ChatGPT World April 11, 2023

What if ChatGPT can prompt educators to make it impossible to cheat AND to improve … Read More

Conquer Resting B!tc# Mind to Be More Prolific February 3, 2023

Are you familiar with the term “resting b!tc# face”? I first learned about it from … Read More

How to Stop Avoiding Deep Thinking November 18, 2022

Imagine yourself an Emily Dickinson, a thousand poems flowing from your pen over only half … Read More

Why Your Mind Needs a Tech Break April 27, 2022

Do you ever feel pulled in a thousand directions? Unfocused? Like you just can’t think … Read More

How Remote Work Threatens Innovation and How to Fix It February 15, 2022

On my first visit to a remnant prairie, I came across an exquisite spider web, … Read More

5 Steps to a Successful Hybrid Work Model July 29, 2021

How are you feeling about returning to the office or the classroom? Apprehensive, stressed, or … Read More

Think Hybrid: Why Fully Remote Work Is Not Sustainable July 17, 2021

Fully remote work was possible in our world’s recent short-term emergency, but is it sustainable … Read More

When a Unanimous Yes is the Inertia of No June 28, 2021

It was a perfect start-of-summer day: warm, sunny, with just enough breeze. I was walking … Read More

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