Meditation Wednesday: Into the New Year We Go

Meditation Wednesday is a monthly series, where we’ll write a meditation piece for you to practice on your own. It will focus on writing, creating and imagining whatever theme we’re tackling for the month.  The start of winter, December, and then the start of January are always so charged with emotion. Raw, often shocking emotions, … Continue reading Meditation Wednesday: Into the New Year We Go

Learn More About Our Not So Picture Perfect Posts

If you search a little around our site, you'll probably notice there's something peculiar about the pictures attached to the features. What does the picture of a tree trunk have to do with a writing deeply meditation? Or the image of a rundown business have to do with computer issues? You get the picture. They … Continue reading Learn More About Our Not So Picture Perfect Posts

To The #FullMoon and Back Writing Prompts

There's a somewhat potent quality to Sunday's Virgo/Pisces full moon. It's in the early degrees of both signs, so the sun and moon are just submerging themselves into the qualities of those signs. Full Moon Time: Aug. 26, 2018 at 7:56 a.m. EDT That said, it should be a few good days to experiment with … Continue reading To The #FullMoon and Back Writing Prompts

3 Ways to Flip the Script on Your Negative Thinking

We all have those periods – whether a day, months or years – where it seems like we're in a very bad writing rut. I'm just now easing out of one. After over two years of writing two to three stories daily, as a reporter for a digital newsroom, I couldn't string together two sentences. … Continue reading 3 Ways to Flip the Script on Your Negative Thinking

3 Writerly Things To Do This Week: Prepping for the New Year

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes. They're happening all around us – especially with nature. And as writers, it's always important to take a cue from what's happening around us to include in our writing. Or at least to include in our rituals and our day-to-day to help with our writing. 

Is It Worth Writing Every Day?

These past few months, I've been writing every day. Whether it's a blog post in draft, my journal, weekly column with the paper, a sales sheet, or newsletter at work. It's words after words after words on paper. And it's exhausting. But it's also exhilarating. This right now, what you're reading, is worthwhile. At the … Continue reading Is It Worth Writing Every Day?