Posts under ‘Personal Writings’

Creating Success From Failure

So as you can tell, my experiment with a daily prompt post isn’t going well. But I’m not going to let that stop me from continuing on. I just have to revamp my first attempt and figure out how to keep going forward. I know I can do this, I just have to find what […]

Creating a New Idea For Stale Writing

So, here’s the thing, I’m still working on finding a way to make money writing. I’m getting a few leads here and there, but I still need to keep myself writing. This blog really is more of a “writing assignment” for me. A place to practice my craft while still keeping myself moving forward. Here, […]

Freewriting My Way Out of a Rut

So, things were going so good. I was writing again, had a piece published, was finding my voice again; then BAM!!!! I’ve hit the proverbial brick wall. I’m feeling stale. I need to come up with something to write about and keep myself moving forward. So that’s what this boring little post is going to […]

Do More Of What Makes You Happy

So I made a little trip to my personal Nirvana…aka Hobby Lobby. That is one of my all-time favorite stores in our little town. I’m a very creative person. Not everything I create comes out the way I envision it in my mind, but I try. I crochet, I sew, I love adult coloring books. […]

Keeping In A Forward Motion

Hi kids and Happy Memorial Day weekend. Before anything else, I want to take a moment to recognize all the men and women who have given their lives for their country. My daddy was a veteran of Vietnam, and though he was fortunate enough to come home, he brought parts of the war home with […]