Prompt 5: Select a family photo, then write about the things you can't see in the picture. This is a fun prompt for me, as I can explore pictures of my immediate family and my "new" family with my husband. I could take more fictitious routes with this prompt, and create stories about what was going on…Read more Writing Prompt 5: Family Photo
Prompt 4: The wind whipped up and the hillside raised its hackles. Can you come up with a few descriptions that ascribe an animalistic quality to something that doesn't breathe? The sunlight stretched across the floor, yawning from the afternoon clouds. The rain, full of energy and anger, pounded against the roof, relentlessly, a stampede…Read more Writing Prompt 4: Animalistic qualities
Can you summon what you believe to be your earliest memory? Why do you think you remembered these things? I remember .... Receiving a Zak and Wheesie Dragon Tales stuffed dragon from an aunt when my youngest brother was born Setting plates at the dinner table, and making space in my bed, for my imaginary friends…Read more Writing Prompt 3: Earliest Memories
Whelp, this is a good start. I get started on a daily writing challenge, and then fall of the face of the Earth. I'm blaming work for this one and the lovely anxiety it has caused me the past few days. Prompt 2: Studies have shown that thousands of personality traits can be linked to…Read more Writing Prompt 2: Character Sketch
A while ago, I bought a book full of writing prompts, and I had hoped it would be a concerted push towards focusing on my writing more. Have I mentioned I'm working on a novel? But I find writing to be incredibly stress relieving for me (honest, ask me about work right now and my…Read more Writing Prompt 1: Why do I write?
I've taken a wild leap of faith and have created a profile with a freelance writing organization, to hopefully be able to get paid to do (one of the many things I love) -- write. Because I want to write a variety of topics, I thought I would start my profile with a collection of…Read more A kiss.
I married my best friend on September 29th, 2019. Yes, I understand that was only three weeks ago. And no, as the title may suggest, I don't regret getting married, or anything that goes along with that. The older I get, the more I learn how reflective I am. And in these first few weeks…Read more Things I wish I knew before getting married.