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    A Return to Writing Includes Searching For Balance

    Searching for Balance I’ve returned to writing and the hectic pace I’ve had in the past. I have something “writerly” planned for nearly every weekend in October. November marks NaNoWriMo so that month is full and also begins the holiday season. In the meantime, I am deep in the middle of a marketing class. Whew! I’m tired already. And, therein lies the search for balance. It would be easy for me to look at my plans for the next several months and let my anxiety overwhelm me. It’s happened before, hence the unexpected hiatus from writing. Unfortunately, keeping myself from being overwhelmed is often on my mind as I strive…

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    Finding Balance

    This year, I chose balance as my word to focus on. As the months go by, I’m discovering just how difficult that word is. I believe my goal was to keep in balance my moderately stressful work life and home life, all while working on my writing. When I made this goal I was looking forward to a blogging class, knowing that I would be ramping up my writing. I didn’t realize just how hard it would be to find. Its been a struggle for the past several months to keep things in perspective and balanced. How does one find balance in life? I wonder if balance can be maintained.…