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Writing My Happy Ending

I want to write a novel, an essay,

a work of literary brilliance…

yet I cannot untangle the weeds in my head,

the thoughts of you that ensnare every other thought,

the what’ifs that choke the life out of every other dream.

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I Write to…

I am writing just to write, just to feel alive

to get out of the space in my head

and place my hopes and dreams firmly in reality;

or what feels like reality anyways,

are thoughts real? Continue reading I Write to…

Loveless Poetry

Not madly in love, not devastatingly heartbroken
so what shall fuel my soul now,
what drives me to put pen to paper?
Is there inspiration in other aspects of life Continue reading Loveless Poetry

How do you create an environment conducive to creativity?

I need to have a bedside lamp and notepad next to my bed! It seems when I am half-asleep/half-conscious I have these amazing ideas for things I should write about, yet when I wake up all I can remember is that I HAD an amazing idea and not exactly what that idea was. I remember that I had one of those a few nights ago, that I kept churning it over and adding to it in my head. I also remember foolishly thinking “I’ll write this all down when I wake up.” The substance of that “great idea”? No clue!

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