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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Everyday Inspiration, Day 3 – One Word Inspiration

A single word can prompt a story, an image can propel you further than you ever thought was possible. We were given a list of words hope, regret, home, choice, secret, abundance I guess after hope, Choice is a very important word in my life. After fighting off the Grim Reaper several years ago, I made…

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Finding Everyday Inspiration, Day 2 – Write a List

Something seems to have gone a little screwy and I was not getting my emails? But thanks to a friend who is forwarding me hers I will get back on track! Writing a list seems silly to me in a way, and I am not alone, judging by what others have written. Don’t get me wrong…

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