These tips were specifically created with poetry or lyrical essays in mind, but there’s no doubt they can help with any of your writing projects! + Start with an image:: an object, a scene, a memory, an emotion, a place, a moment, a character. Be very detailed in the description. Bonus:: To practice developing a […]Read more "Lyrical sorcery:: 6 tips for poetic writing"
+ Write a love letter to one of your flaws you hate the most. + You’re a supervillain. A really frightening, powerful, meaaaaaan son-of-a-bitch. Write a character analysis of this villainous self, then write a character analysis of your heroic arch-nemesis. Finally, write a short story about a confrontation between the two. + This was a writing assignment from […]Read more "Wednesday writing prompts 2.19.14"
After spending months developing a schedule of regular posting, my heart decided it couldn’t go on, and it was time to take a break. So break i took. This winter has been an incredibly strange time in my life. My heart was broken for a while, but then I got over it & started really living […]Read more "Life of ladybugs:: a winter update post"
+ What is your 10 word plan for the rest of the year? + Write a 2200 word story (about anything!). Sleep on it for a day. Read over it & cut out 1000 words. + Write an essay about the concept of freshness. + Write a really detailed character description of your ideal self & then […]Read more "Wednesday writing prompts 1.22.14"
What an exciting year it’s been! These are some of my favorite or most popular posts from this year. I hope you enjoy & I wish you a faaaabulous 2014! Matter isn’t solid, but mostly empty space, empty space doesn’t really contain nothing; particles are both particles & waves& can affect other particles without being at all near them. Every […]Read more "Best of 2013"
It’s been a month since the last linkstream! To be quite honest, the first half of these links were ready to go 2 weeks ago, but then I underwent a bit of a personal crisis, & I couldn’t even fathom climbing out of bed much less finishing a post. Things are much, much better now […]Read more "Linkstream:: The Desire Map, musical Stonehenge, gratitude, and home remedies"