Beginnings: A Syllabus
“Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. Action has magic, grace, and power in it.” —Goethe
This is a syllabus for those who are stuck.
Sometimes, right before beginning, you’re in a nasty pit of mud. The mud is:
To get out, you need a magic ingredient: inspiration.
So, here is this list. It is:
- a map
- a constellation
- a matchbook
- a way out
Use it to begin.
Kelly Shetron writes from her apartment in Brooklyn while drinking coffee and praying for her puppy to keep napping. She studied writing and multimedia storytelling at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies in Maine and holds a BA in English and economics.