The white screen sits before me begging to be painted on. The letters pop up on it one by one, forming stretched out thoughts concluded with punctuation. A light shines from the corner of my eye, proceeded by a tiny ding. Notification. I get up and mute it, and put it under my pillow for … More Writers and bloggers can effectively deal with outside distractions, guilt-free.
A blog is like a canvas and you are the artist. For me, I see myself as a thinker with questions running on the belt of my mind, and most blog-related questions I have can not be answered unless I “see” it for myself. I need to see things written down. In school, though … More 3 Ways a writing schedule has benefited my blog.
I have a confession to make: My mind is sometimes all over the place. Okay, mostly..all over the place. This series you are reading? Yeah, I needed it. Bad. My creative mind is like a cheetah on steroids some days, with new ideas and photographic visions. And I really want a rubber pencil. If they … More When a blogger wants to stop writing all over the proverbial map.
This blogger-mom is pulling the plug on pressure. I am talking to myself differently these days God will lead me one step at a time. No need to stay wound up in a tight ball. No need to attempt to get over every writing hurdle in one day. I can say this because I tried … More When a blogger-mom can’t move as fast she wants to.
I discovered 2 priceless ways to invest in the gifted passion God has given me and it always comes back 100 fold. *You can apply any of these principles to whatever talent you have and want to grow. I did this when teaching myself how to play the guitar via YouTube. You can also … More 2 Fail-proof ways to invest in your God-given calling for free.
It was forty-five minutes past midnight as the screen from the laptop kept my face lit up while I pounded out another thousand words onto the white page. I just couldn’t stop. Once I had an idea in my head, I had to get it down or I’d forget. Only thing was, the next morning … More A blogger’s best tip when dealing with overload.
My Words for 2017: Healthy Changes | Restoration | Wonder **edit 1.5.17 | I know change needs to happen. The healthy kind. God has been whispering restoration and wonder to me as well, but I am only now seeing how they are linked in my case. A lot of my battle is in the mind, … More 13 Things I have Already Begun in Preparation for 2017 and my #ThreeWords for the New Year.