Tag: writing101

Drifting on a Memory


 Sunday, 4/5/15 Just write aimlessly for about twenty minutes and see what it is that you can come up with. Let me see what is on the menu of this cluttered mind of mine. First off, Last week of March 2015, my oldest daughter graduated from college with her bachelor’s degree in culinary management, I…

In The Future…


(Post Rewind) Congratulations! It’s the final day of Writing 101. As we wind down the course, let’s look forward. What’s next? Some prompt to get you started: Next month, I plan to . . .What does the remainder of 2015 hold for you?I believe that my future looks . . .In the future, I could do…

The Pathless Path


Story from an image.    When I look at this image it makes me think of my positioning in life as well as my direction. They say we may follow our path. Well, that is all fine and dandy, but what is the correct path. And who the heck is “they?”

Treasure Your Treasure


Prompts come in many forms. Sometimes, a single word is all you need to get your mind’s wheels turning. Here are six words:  TREASURE  REGRET  HOME  LOVE My Treasure There are those that believe they want all of your treasure, no matter whether that price is morality, humanity, or intellectually. There are these, folks, that…

Conveyor of Change


 Change The World 1 Phone at a Time  AWESOME Video by Charstarlene. This video shows where we are in this new digital world/age that we now live in.  What do we do? How do we communicate with others from the wired and wireless world? Conversations have ceased to exist as well as genuine connections. everyone and I mean…

Cherished Moments in Time


I guess I will start with my oldest and her not-so-favorite song. The following lyrics make my daughters skin crawl in the worse way. The reason that this song irks her is that ‘DJ’ is her nickname that she goes by since her name is kind of long. So what I want y’all out there…

Mining My Own Material ;)


In Writing 101 our assignment was: Can you dig through your online treasures and build upon old stories and existing writing? Take a peek in the drafts section of your dashboard. Can you use unpublished copy in a new way? So, I found this daily prompt that I started and have yet to finish called…

My Social Inspiration


Today our Writing 101 assignment is Day 5: Let social media inspire you Today, write a response to one of these tweets. Shape your post in any way you choose — agree or disagree with the tweet, or use it as a starting point for a story, personal essay, poem, or something else.