What motivates you to write? To be honest, I don't quite know. When I was a wee lass, I wrote because I enjoyed it. These days, I write because it's the only thing I'm good at and I'm not quite ready to give it up. Not to mention that there are people out there who… Continue reading Writing Down My Motivation.
*points to the new Pirates movie* "Is that movie coming back?" "Well, I was checking it out for myself but you can have it if you want." "Oh, you don't have to, we can wait another day." "No, it's okay. I can wait, you can have it." I won't be able to watch it in… Continue reading Thankfulness.
Not all writing's the same. What someone would write for a creative writing class wouldn't be the same for journalism. If someone's trained to write a certain way, it's hard to switch over to another style of writing. This has been my observation, anyway. I've been reading The Silence of the Lambs for about a… Continue reading The Writing Style.
I don't always have something to say, and that's okay. We get caught up in the pursuit of goals and ambitions that we forget that it's okay to take a step back and breathe. Sometimes good things happen in the restful moments between ideas, thoughts, and progress. I once read a post about why the… Continue reading It’s Okay to Rest.
Humans are complex creatures. Most of our actions are neither right or wrong and yet we see ourselves and others through the lens of black and white. We praise those who make choices that we perceive as the good thing and condemn those who make the wrong choices. But do we stop to ask why… Continue reading Complexity.
I think the biggest barrier that stops people from full honesty in their private writing is the fear that others will read what they've said without knowledge or permission. To know that others could see their innermost thoughts without them knowledge is the scariest thing in the entire world. We often lament on our limited… Continue reading The Barrier of Thoughts
I confess that I'm not a big fan of food. Don't get me wrong, I like food well enough. I have my favorites and everything, but I don't think it's anything to obsess over. To put it simply, I like to eat because it keeps me alive. I don't eat it because I dream and… Continue reading Eatery