TITLE

Write a Love Letter

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Gretchen
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Good Housekeeping;Feb2012, Vol. 254 Issue 2, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses author Gretchen Rubin's habit of keeping a journal in which she writes one sentence a day and its effects on her life and happiness. Benefits of the journal are discussed including the recording of quotes from children, the recording of family events, and help remembering memories, especially about parenting and childhood. Responses to the idea of the one sentence journal from Rubin's blog are discussed, as well as the publication of a journal based on the idea.
ACCESSION #
74301310

 

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