Being Resolute in 2018: Begin Within

If we make happiness our primary goal instead of our secondary goal, then we easily accomplish everything else we desire. ~Deepak Chopra Across the country and throughout the world, people are asking themselves the same question: What will my resolutions be for 2018? The "Greatest Hits" of resolutions include weight loss, saying goodbye to cigarettes … Continue reading Being Resolute in 2018: Begin Within

Pedestrian Safety: An Urgent Matter in Maryland

Exclusive for Baltimore County Breaking News By Rus VanWestervelt (@rusvw13, rus@bcobreakingnews.com) I've been working with Baltimore County Breaking News for more than two years now, and we've covered a lot of tragic events during that time. It's been heartbreaking to be the dispatcher sharing the news with our followers, or the writer providing the follow-up … Continue reading Pedestrian Safety: An Urgent Matter in Maryland

Taking A Walk In The Woods

I'm sharing this on the trail here in Gunpowder Falls State Park, where I've decided to take a little walk in the woods to reconnect with the Earth. This is my first mobile post here at The Baltimore Writer, an experiment to bring you my experiences more immediately, perhaps a little raw and incomplete.  It's … Continue reading Taking A Walk In The Woods

My Friend Is Depressed: What Can I Do?

One of the most common questions we are asked at Lines of Love is, "My friend is depressed and I don't know what to do. How can I help?" The answer is pretty simple, but we can get overwhelmed with presumed responsibility of taking care of everything, and immediately. We look for the instant fix … Continue reading My Friend Is Depressed: What Can I Do?