The Power of Words

Image by Diane Galvez-Parker

Words change lives. Words change nations. Words change the world. Words bring people together. Words break communities apart. Words offer acceptance to a child’s heart. Words harvest rejection to a child’s soul. Words encourage dreams. Words shatter hope. Words motivate change. Words halt progression. Words announce joyous occasions. Words reveal…

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Dear Me


Write. Just write. Stop overthinking. Stop trying to find the perfect words. Write. Just write. Don’t stop typing your first thoughts. Don’t delete the words. Write. Just write. Free flowing ideas. Outlined ideas. The next chapter. Write. Just write. Now. Today. Tomorrow. Everyday. Write. Just write. Don’t wait for inspiration.…

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The Struggle For Words

One month and no words. So many thoughts. So many opinions. So many reasons to write. So many excuses why I didn’t. None of them valid. The ongoing delay involved my nemesis, procrastination, catching up with me and consuming almost every waking hour beyond my regular workday. Late nights of grading…

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Di’s Mind #1

© Diane Galvez-Parker

Today is the first of a blog series that I can only describe as Di’s Mind. You never know when it will show up, but I can guarantee you that it will give some insight into the hodgepodge of thoughts running through my head at any given time. Since attending…

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