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My favorite sources for more than 1048 Blog Prompts

a round up of some of my favorite sources for blogging and writing prompts.

baby shoe ornament

How to make baby shoe ornaments

When Gem grew out of her first baby shoes, I couldn’t bear to get rid of them. I wanted to keep them, but I didn’t want them just tucked away in a box for decades either. I didn’t know what to do with them until we started putting up our Christmas tree. Now, they are …

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Photography as a meditation

I stalk the light, and the world fades away. There is only this moment, this camera, this flower, this light. Which camera? Irrelevant: an old beater, camera phone, DSLR… it doesn’t matter. The flower – deconstructed petal, stamen, line, curve, color. I capture the light, not the flower The way the light moves and flexes, …

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Box of Colors

Today is 10/10/10 and I spent a good portion of it coloring. With crayons. In a coloring book. It surprised me how much I enjoy coloring. It is so calming to spend a few minutes moving a crayon across the paper. I especially love coloring books; I don’t even have to think of what to …

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there is no great writing only great rewriting

There is no great writing, only great rewriting

I usually beat myself up during the writing process. If every word isn’t perfect as it appears from my fingertips, I get frustrated and want to give up. I don’t know how many times I heard the above quote at the Write on the Sound writers’ conference last weekend, but it was definitely something I …

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