Generous and Generative

Here’s a bit of possibly erroneous etymology:  Generative speaks to creation to make more of something. What if being generous comes from the same root? What if generosity speaks to the creation of sustenance and opportunity.  Being generous would be generative. Being generative would be generous.  

Just Start

Years ago, I took my first songwriting class at Cambridge Center for Adult Education. On the last night of the final session I spoke with another student. “I’m going to start a songwriting group,” I said; “we should exchange emails if you’re interested in joining.” That was in May.  In November I got an email … Continue reading Just Start