Month: March 2019

Me? A writer? But…

Me? A writer? But…

“You write, so you are a writer,” one published author proclaimed to me confidently as I explained to her my hesitancy to call myself a writer. “That is true,” I replied with a wide grin, experiencing one of those “aha” moments. I write, so I […]

reACTION to ON BEAUTY:

What eloquence, Ninah, on your post! I can only comment that this topic is one that should be easy. We are all beautiful, in our own unique ways. Discussing beauty as a teacher I encountered such resistance. Self doubt always reared its head, with so […]

On Beauty

On Beauty

After I carefully mask all of my flaws, I observe myself as someone compliments my appearance. The positive feedback is intoxicating.

Those Pesky Grammar Articles

I officially proclaim the indefinite and the definite articles as my main enemy in the writing process. In my mother tongue, the Bosnian language, these articles do not exist. Therefore, somewhere in my brain, they seem unnecessary.