I’m reading Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert and it is changing my life. ✨🌛 Continue reading what are you reading?
I joined #5amwritersclub this morning and I am feeling great. Starting my day off by focusing energy towards my passion = a fantastic start to the week. I hope you’re following your dreams too…even if you have to wake up … Continue reading Monday Motivation.
Because I find myself in the midst of working on two projects, I’ve decided to set a word count goal with the intention of working on both projects as I have been the past two months. I’ve come up with a very clever title… Continue reading Customizing Camp NaNoWriMo
Suddenly I realized that she was 100% right. Even though my head was pounding and my body was fighting off a fever, mentally, I was feeling better. The physical act of writing was restoring something inside of me. Continue reading “Write while the heat is in you.” -Thoreau
I began thinking about creative folk like me, and all of the things that feed our “writing faith,” if you will. So, would the saying apply when it comes to our writing life self-doubt? Don’t pretend you don’t have it. We all have it and that’s okay. However, what can we do? Continue reading Note To Self: Feed Your Creative Spirit
I returned from my Frost Place Seminar adventure in New Hampshire about one week ago, and I still have a smile on my face. I suspect that it will stay that way for many months to come as the experience … Continue reading The Forecast Reads: Poetry With A Chance Of Poetry
Do you ever find yourself obsessed with a thought? A quote? Perhaps, a poem? Over the past few months, I’ve found myself constantly thinking of a quote by Sylvia Plath. Back in May, I read The Bell Jar for the first time. … Continue reading The Fig Tree
A few days into May and I’m sitting at my desk, drinking coffee, reflecting on National Poetry Month. It’s taken me a few days to let the full weight of the month absorb into my mind. A hurricane of pencils, … Continue reading Reflecting On National Poetry Month
Last night, I walked into work with a smile on my face. After six months of planning and working with my fellow library staff/faculty and the English Department, my first poetry event was about to come to life. With my worn … Continue reading A Dose of Poetry: Week One
National Poetry Month is almost here, and it seems like I’ve been preparing for it for an entire year. I can safely say I’ve been living and breathing poetry since last April, and I have learned so much about writing … Continue reading National Poetry Month Is Coming…