Write Away – The Joy of Writing in the Empty Nest

Writ Away - Joy of Writing

The Joy of Writing Everybody has a story to tell, and it seems women out number the men in this category judging by the majority of women in attendance at a recent writing seminar. The phenomenal amount of blogs on every conceivable topic: some written for money, some for love, and all for the passion […]

Celebrate Earth Day, Share Dr. Jane Goodall’s Vision, Love this Planet

Today we celebrate the good Earth and all that we enjoy about this planet. I thought what would be more fitting tribute at Emptybesters than  a reprint of an interview I conducted with Dr. Jane Goodall two years ago, for another blog.  She was in Toronto again recently, and although I did not get to see her […]

The Art of Being Truly Grateful

You see it in so many facets of life. In sports, when the winning score is reached, millions of fans on the winning side are grateful. When the red carpet shimmers with designer clad beauties accompanied by smart tailored men;  and they hear their name announced for an award, they are grateful. A shift in perspective, makes the difference between feeling […]