Stephen Szolosi

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Iggy Stationery

St. Ignatius was one of the most prolific letter writers in history; he wrote more than 6,800 letters to friends, Jesuits, church officials, …

Stationery

Journeying Is an Art

Speaking to students of Jesuit schools, Pope Francis responded to a student who expressed doubts about belief.<p>“Journeying is an art because, if we’re …

Schadenfreude

Where There is Darkness…

This weekend I got to do a reflection on our Sunday readings here at Canisius. I really enjoy doing these and for the first time I got to do one …

Underground economics in the USA

Sudhir Alladi Venkatesh has a fascinating article about the "off the books economy" in the Boston Globe. Ventakesh is the American urban poverty …

8 Relationship Resolutions to Help Start Off the New Year More Deeply in Love

Martha Stewart

I hereby resolve...Authors share their writerly resolutions for 2015

We asked the authors of 10 of the most anticipated books of the spring about their writerly resolutions<p>Adam Sternbergh<p>My resolution: read more poetry; read less Twitter. I love Twitter, both as an emergent form of linguistic performance and as an excellent way to blow several otherwise useful …

Books

50 Articles on Writing to Help You in 2015

Over the past year I posted articles on this blog that covered everything—from grammar to writing better characters to getting published and more. …

5 + 1 Simple Ideas to Make Writing Fun Again

Over and over their comments come.<p>“…I hate writing…”<p>“…Please don’t make me write…”<p>“…Writing is soooo boring…”<p>And with each comment, I am grateful for …

How to get published in an academic journal: top tips from editors

Journal editors share their advice on how to structure a paper, write a cover letter - and deal with awkward feedback from reviewers<p>Overcoming writer’s block: three tips How to write for an academic journal<p>Writing for academic journals is highly competitive. Even if you overcome the first hurdle …

Creative Writing

Camden's Mega Tax Breaks; "Cutesification" in Urban Design

· Big-time tax deals lured Cooper and Subaru to Camden. [The Inky]<br>· Uncle Sam luring first-time buyers w/ incentives. [The Inky]<br>· Timeline: Campbell's Soup office park plan. [PBJ]<br>· Thoughts on the "cutesification" of urban design? [NextCty]<br>· New Jersey hunters have killed A LOT of bears in two …

Placemaking Main Street into a Destination Downtown | Smart Cities Dive

<i>Narrow cross section and parking make it difficult to drive faster than 15 mph on this Lambertville, New Jersey, Main Street. | Image by Gary</i> …

"Forget the damned motor car and build cities for lovers and friends."

<b>"Forget the damned motor car and build cities for lovers and friends."- A quote from Lewis Mumford starts an interesting and provocative article by</b> …

A Powerful Mindfulness Meditation for a Spiritually Positive New Year

David James Lees, <i>Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>As we usher in the New Year I’d like to share with you a powerful spiritual coaching method and mindfulness …