Write a short story for this week’s Writing Prompt Wednesday using the image provided.
The topic for Day 79 of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: Why Shiri Appleby’s work on UnREAL is award worthy.
As I journey towards turning “writer” from a self-proclaimed label to professional title, I’ve decided to give myself a focused challenge. Each day, from now until January 11, 2016, I hereby pledge to focus on my writings: novel, screenplay drafts, stage play rewrites, TV pilot scenes, etc. Documenting my progress each day will help keepContinue reading “Day Thirty-Six of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: Writing Prompt Wednesday – Moonlit”
DAY 28: Garden Inspiration I don’t have a green thumb (perhaps a purple one when I hit it with a hammer by accident), but I do love gardens. I can’t tell you the names of most types of flowers or herbs, or what perennial means, yet they inspire my artistic soul. That fascination with gardensContinue reading “Day Twenty-Eight of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey”
DAY 22: Writing Prompt Wednesday In my prior roles as Team Lead and Writing Group Facilitator, I used writing prompts as a way to stimulate creativity. I handed out a photo prompt. Sometimes I asked everyone to write individually, while other times I split the team into pairs and asked them to come up withContinue reading “Day Twenty-Two of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey: Writing Prompt Wednesday”
DAY 21: Clear Skies Ahead If you haven’t already noticed, I use a lot of sky/clouds/sun pictures in my blog posts. This fascination took form when I made a conscious effort to notice the beauty around me. Whether setting or rising, the sun adds rays of inspiration to my day. I am so struck byContinue reading “Day Twenty-One of the 111 Day Writer’s Journey”
30 August 2015 FINDING THAT CREATIVE SPARK Ever have moments when you feel completely uninspired? I had an entire day of them, which made this week’s Sunday SoulJourn entry significantly more challenging than normal. The tip of my pen rested on the lined paper waiting for inspiration to strike. The words blotted out like cloggedContinue reading “Sunday SoulJourn: Week Five in My Spiritual Journey”
This week’s Motivational Monday poem focuses on the connection between art and the soul.
Beauty surrounds me In the most mundane of moments Calling my name and pleading for attention Do I acknowledge it? Love dances through the air Waltzing through clouds And touching my cheek in a gentle kiss Can I embrace it? Music exists even in stillness With the rustle of leaves And melodic callsContinue reading “Motivational Monday: In the Moment”