Everyday Inspiration: Day 14 – Re Create a Single Day.

There are so many days I could re create, some good some bad, they are probably more interesting to read for other, but I just bring myself to write about some of them. Death, murder, intrigue. I spoke of betrayal and infidelity the other day, but today I would prefer to write about something else.…

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Everyday Inspiration – Day 13, Word Counts

To be brutally honest, I don’t look at my word counts, I say what I need to say and then stop….so today, that’s it. I’ll say my piece and then no more, yesterday I turned 50, so that is my magic number for this word count, short and sweet. ~Julz

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Everyday Inspiration: Day 12 – Critique

Offering genuine critique or construction criticism is actually quite difficult, as a Mentor and Artistic Coach I have had to do it several times, and occasionally even on pieces I personally did not like. It is very easy to say “yes it’s nice” or even just to hit the ‘like’ button, but have you actually…

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Everyday Inspiration: Day 11 – virtual coffee date

If we were having coffee right now… We would most likely be still complaining about how cold it has been and why hasn’t the warmer weather appeared, Spring started over a week ago. And then warm our hands on the mugs of freshly brewed coffee. Talk of plans for the weekend and an upcoming birthday. 50….where…

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Everyday Inspiration: Day 10, Let the scene write itself

I am going to take a small break from the suggested topic, for a reason. The weather is miserable, and I am not about to sit outside anywhere for 20 minutes. Instead, I sat and listened to a young woman who has had her heart broken by the man she was to wed. This woman…

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Everyday Inspiration, Day 9: Writing and Not Writing

Today’s topic asks us to explore what we do to step away from our writing? As I am not actually a writer I guess I do not really need a break as such. However in saying that, something it is just a good idea to walk away from the keyboard. I often find myself staring…

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Everyday Inspiration, Day 8 – Write a letter

Write a letter, an old-fashioned letter is today’s prompt. I’m blank, truly and honestly blank. So I used that as my inspiration… “Dear Brain, Please wake up, as much as I want to create pretty pictures, and let’s face it Muse covers most of that part off, I also want to write. Not just scratching…

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Everday Inspiration, Day 7 – Inspired by Social Media, aka I know Nothing

Social Media is everywhere isn’t it, it feels like you are constantly plugged in, I know it is a running joke (sad but true), when I turn the data on my phone on first thing in the morning, I need to mute the sound as for a full five minutes it is constantly making noise for…

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Everyday Inspiration, Day 6 – Where do I write?

Where do I write, most often it is at my office desk, between work commitments and reports, I sneak in a post or two, here and there. But my favorite spot is my home office. I am not one for writing in the park or the beach or at a coffee shop (unless it is…

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Everyday Inspiration, Day 4 – A story in a single image

We were given 4 images to choose from and to pick one to write about what it conjures for us, or from us. I am the queen of single image story telling…well I would like to think so. This image is no different, really, although I didn’t take the photo. Instead of letting the picture tell…

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