How to Survive Self-Quarantine

There’s a lot that’s unsure in our world right now. Most people are either under a mandatory state or area lockdown, and many are self-quarantining to try and prevent the spread of COVID-19. While this season may seem strange and extraordinary, we can rest...

How to Push Back the Darkness

There’s a lot happening in our world today, and it can be easy to despair. Many writers of old, including J.R.R. Tolkien, lived through a war, crushing poverty, injustice, and a variety of other cruelties, so writing a story where evil oppressed a world was...

Practicing Gratitude in Trying Times

There has been a lot of new information out there lately about how practicing gratitude can do a lot to relieve anxiety. If you haven’t spent a lot of time intentionally practicing gratitude, the process of it all may seem a bit foreign and strange. You might...

7 Ways to Calm Down Before Bed

Everyone’s habits vary in this department, but sleep can sometimes feel elusive when we’ve got a lot on our minds. With everything going on in the world today, new shifts in rhythms and expectations, and a decrease in socializing impacting the lives of...