Head over to Linda G Hill for more writing prompts and to learn about how you can participate in One-Line Wednesday. This week the challenge is “bike path”. Was it a bike path or just the shoulder of the street Marla thought as a 18-wheeler practically shaved her.
A friend and I were having lunch and catching up. Her daughter, last month, had graduated from university. Parents and grandparents attended the ceremony and everyone was happy and proud. Pictures were lovely. It was then that the conversation took a different turn. My friend said she was trying to not ask her daughter if… Read More A question you shouldn’t be asking at a special times
I am trying to be more of “signs”. Not stop signs but signs I am heading in the right direction. This is not a strength of mine. Putting it out to the universe and asking, well for anything. I am enjoying this journey I am now on – blogging and writing more frequently and becoming… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Sign
This is my month of challenges. Check out Sacha Black writespiration 120 – 52-weeks-in-52-words week 24/ it is unique in that each week she gives a writing prompt and you only have 52 words to express yourself. This week’s prompt is “the blood curdling phone call in the middle of the night”. Here it goes. I have… Read More Writespiration 52 weeks in 52 words
I decided to challenge myself this month by participating in blog challenges (see my challenge post here). Linda G Hill Life in progress has a few – check them out. This week I am doing One-line Wednesday with Linda and other creatives. Head over to Linda G Hill Life in progress for the whole scope. Here it goes.… Read More One-liner Wednesday – back to the future !
I listened to a podcast over at me and Orla with Xanthe Berkeley. They discussed creativity and how we often set ourselves up to fail and how to combat that. We often compare ourselves to someone already established. Not taking into account that they might have spent years as a beginner practicing their art. The only person… Read More Idea for moving forward with…….
Check out Linda G Hill for her weekly prompt of SOCS. Here goes my take! I admit this hasn’t been my best week. I’m back to walking back and forth to work and I guess more tired than I want to admit at the end of the day. I am enjoying my morning walk as air is… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Admit
This is my sixth month of a different kind of monthly challenge. Half way through the year! Check the links at the end of the post for previous monthly challenges. Last month I challenged myself to send 2-5 items of snail mail. I have a box of cards so I dug into that and had… Read More A different kind of monthly challenge – creative prompts
My first Monday of the month post of what has caught my eye. Hope you enjoy and get a few ideas from it. Over at Apartment therapy they show us 10 things we never thought to frame, from the above calendars to albums, wallpaper and scarfs. Head over to Suzie81 speaks as she tells us 9 things we don’t… Read More What caught my eye – favorites from the past month
Over at Linda G Hill Life in progress she gives us a prompt for SOCS Saturdays. I am enjoying the prompts as no editing and over thinking required. Just write on that word/topic. Check out Linda’s blog for more information and other writing challenges during the week! This week the prompt is whether/weather. We have a saying… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday – whether/weather