Tip: Give yourself a writing gift. It doesn’t matter if it’s tangible or not. You can gift yourself with a special pen and notebook, or time, or a computer program that will help you with your writing.

Thought: “Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.” – Norman Vincent Peale

Teaser: What’s your most potent holiday memory? Why? Describe it in detail.