When I was young—a long looong time ago— my Mother relied on two books to raise my sister and me. The famous Dr. Spock Baby and Childcare book about raising perfect children was not one of them. Her choices were her Bible (of course) and her Bartlett’s. As in Bartlett’s Famous Quotations.
Many days writing time seems to slip through my fingers as the day goes on and I don’t get to it. Other days I write with no problem. I wish my writing time was more consistent, but my life is busy with four kids and their activities. No two days are ever alike.