Erika’s Travel Journal

The notebook of Rochelle Erika Sienes, 13Lake Villa, Illinois The world’s next generation of creative voices in art and writing are in you. If you’re between nine and 18, get in on the Wandering Moleskine Next project: put YOU on... Read More

22/04/2005

First Flowers

"Straight on the heels of yesterday’s wildflowers, this morning the violets in my backyard are in bloom with both white and purple blossoms. The neighbor’s forsythia bushes have erupted in a tentative first glimmer of yellow flowers, and the lilac... Read More

22/04/2005

*Intimidation*

*Intimidation* I open your cover marvel at the space an acre of white, gleams untouched I dip my pen towards you then pull back, unsure to write, or not to question? Should I start with a poem? A thought, a... Read More

22/04/2005

Recovering the Lost Art of Note-Taking

"I spend most of my work-life in meetings. Note-taking is a survival skill. Yet, I am surprised at how few people bother to take notes in meetings. Those who do sometimes express frustration at how ineffective the exercise seems to... Read More

22/04/2005