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On a Warm Spring Morning

A slice of perfection. There are very few moments in life like these.  The kind that make you want to hold your breath and soak everything in so that you won’t ever forget them.  And yet, even the act of actively recording and remembering something for a future when it no longer exists almost seems…

Sunday Songbird

Sunday Songbird: Bastille

I shared a Bastille song with you all a while back, when I first discovered their single “Pompeii.”  Well – ever since then I’ve basically made it my mission in life to make Captain America absolutely sick of the group – not on purpose mind you, but because I am absolutely IN LOVE with everything…

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Let’s Connect on YouTube and Google+!

Hey everyone!  Just a quick update today as I have been busy pulling my hair out/yelling at the computer/trying to make technology cooperate with me, so as to finally get a Google+ Business Page set up for The Hand-Written Life, as well as a YouTube Channel! Ugh, who ever thought it could be so complicated?…

How to Fall in Love Erin Elizabeth Smith on TheHWL

How to Fall in Love

  While browsing through a giant word document full of quotes on my old computer earlier today, I came across this poem by Literature and Creative Writing professor Erin Elizabeth Smith.  I’m not quite sure when I originally found it, or where for that matter, since most of my google searches have been futile –…