Perseverance and hope go a long way, especially when dealing with kids. For example, my son’s quest to obtain his driver’s license concluded a week ago. For those unaware of the Driver’s License Saga of 2017, my eldest son sought to take his final driving test not once, not twice, but three times. Perseverance paid off
One day it’s a gorgeous sunny day, the next it’s raining cats and dogs. Welcome springtime in the northern hemisphere! Rather than worry about the weather (it’ll sort itself out soon, promise), let’s do something else. Like, oh the #writeastorychallenge for the month of May! Not sure if you’re up to writing a story? No
Managing writing comes down to three goals: effective time management, right writing environment, and setting aside time for family. It’s like a rickety tripod. If one leg falls, the rest go with it. But it’s how I learned to find my writing time and balance it with my busy life. Well, that and cultivated self-care.
April is National Letter Writing Month. Unlike International Correspondence Month, you don’t have to write a letter every day. Nope. All you need to do is sit down and send out a letter to someone, sometime, this month. Read on for letter writing supplies, glimpses into the letter writing past, and why we need to
April showers may bring writing superpowers! Okay, maybe they won’t but you’ll still have a great time writing a story this month with the #writeastorychallenge. Not sure if you’re up to writing a story? No problem! Use the prompts for journal writing or free writing. Actually, all that’s required is that you have fun and
Top o’ the mornin’ to you! Don’t let anyone tell you tales or fill your ears with blarney – this is definitely a great month for telling tales and captivating an audience with your eloquence. Let’s prove it this month with the #writeastorychallenge! Not sure if you’re up to writing a story? No problem! Use
Even before the tech inundation of email, text messaging, and the like, we enjoyed writing letters, posting them at the post box, and waiting anxiously for word back from the person we’d sent the letter to. When we did, it was like Christmas all over again! At least, I always have. Finding something to write
*sniff sniff* Smell that? That’s love. Yep, we’re definitely crushing on writing during the #writeastorychallenge. You can join in on the fun this month too. Not sure if you’re up to writing a story? No problem! Use the prompts for journal writing or free writing. Actually, all that’s required is that you have fun and keep on
Did you know that January 9th is Word Nerd Day? Yeah, I didn’t either. That’s okay, now that we know about it, we can celebrate it, right? Right! So, what’s a Word Nerd anyway? The Urban Dictionary has seven definitions but #3 is my favorite.