Tag Archives: Dolly Parton

Butterfly Wings

A tale told by Dolly Parton, the legendary country singer and songwriter: “Butterflies are colorful and bright and gentle and have no way to harm you. They go about their business and bring others pleasure while doing it, because just … Continue reading

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Persistence Pays

Right now, I’m wrestling with a thorny section of my YA novel — revision decisions! I’m struggling, but I’m fighting through it. As I move pieces around and push my story forward inch by inch, I’m in need of a … Continue reading

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To Fly

“To fly, we have to have resistance.” Maya Lin “Now I know we had no money But I was rich as I could be In my coat of many colors My mama made for me.” “Coat of Many Colors” by … Continue reading

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New Paths

“If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.” Dolly Parton For me, one of the amazing things about the Olympics is hearing all the comeback stories about athletes who may have stepped away from their sport … Continue reading

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Dream Bigger

“…dream of doing more with your life, learn from everything you see and do, care for everyone and everything that crosses your path, and be more than you ever dreamed you could become.” Dolly Parton, Dream More Dolly’s a dynamo, … Continue reading

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