Neighbors – The Good and the Bad

Neighbors – The Good and the Bad

I’m taking my own advice and using and writing today using my 52 Prompts for Bloggers. I’m starting out at the top of the list which is a prompt about neighbors. So I have lots of neighbors and I’ve lived in the same place for over 20 years so I have seen many come and go also. There have been a few I’ve been happy to see leave, but many I do miss. My example … Continue Reading →
52 Prompts for Bloggers Who Feel Blocked – Enough for 1 Post a Week for a Full Year!

52 Prompts for Bloggers Who Feel Blocked – Enough for 1 Post a Week for a Full Year!

So I’m a blogger, obviously, but I have felt blocked for a while now. It dawned on me that I need to follow my own advice. I have older posts with writing prompts in them that were aimed at use for teens, but really anyone can use them. As a blogger these can help us jump start our creativity again. So I’ve taken some of my favorites from my original writing prompts posts and twisted … Continue Reading →
Using Photos for Writing Prompts for Kids, Teens, and Adults

Using Photos for Writing Prompts for Kids, Teens, and Adults

During summer break kids, of all ages, can really get creative with their writing. I’ve done a few posts with lists of writing prompts for diaries, journals, and stories, 83 Teen Writing Prompts and 77 More Teen Writing Prompts. Today I want to share another great way to get minds thinking by using photos as writing prompts. There is no right or wrong way to use photos for writing prompts either. You can give some direction … Continue Reading →
Type-A Conference Notes – Write Posts People Can’t Stop Reading

Type-A Conference Notes – Write Posts People Can’t Stop Reading

This post is the second in a series I am writing about my experience at the 2014 Type-A Conference on social media. There are many business-centric sessions at Type-A conference but I do try to step out of my comfort zone a bit on some of the sessions. To that point I decided to attend Refining Your Voice – How to Write Posts People Can’t Stop Reading presented by Megan Jordan of Velveteen Mind and … Continue Reading →