Tag Archives: Writing

When Ideas Just Will Not Come

What do you do when ideas just do not flow? I have always struggled with writing fiction. Whenever I was assigned to write a story in high school I would be stressed. What would I write?! Now I have ideas … Continue reading

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Reading about Writing

Before February was over I had finished six books from my 10 books Goodreads reading challenge. Well, actually 5 and a half books because I started one book late last year. For the past few years I read very little, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dear Mr.Henshaw

Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary tells the story of Leigh Botts who lives with his mother while his father works as a trucker. He struggles with his parent’s divorce and conflicts at school while he also tries to develop … Continue reading

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Brainstorming on a Pallet

At work on Monday last week I thought about some writing ideas while stocking items in the warehouse. To make sure I did not forget them, I wrote some brief notes on a piece of cardboard. When the bell sounded … Continue reading

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Bucket List

Do you have a list of dreams, goals for life? They could be career goals, persona goals, or fun things you dream of doing. What do you want to do before you die? Here is my list, so far. Get … Continue reading

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I Need a Project

Several weeks ago, maybe when I was home for Thanksgiving, my sister played the movie “Julie and Julia” in which a woman cooks through Julia Child’s entire cookbook in a year and blogs daily about it. This has sometimes made me … Continue reading

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Tourism Posts I Want to Write . . . but Might Not Have the Chance

One of my topics in this blog has been to cover fun travel destinations. I wrote a series on my family’s trip to Fontana Village in the NC mountains and a post on my hike in Tallulah Gorge near Toccoa, … Continue reading

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