Every time I go on social media, I see posts from someone pondering their next writing move. Maybe they are tapped out for inspiration or maybe they are considering a lot of ideas and don’t know which one will be best for them. Every week, when I think about what to post here, I have […]
Writing spaces are an intensely personal thing. Some of us have messy piles of books and papers like leaning towers populating our desks and floors. Some of us have magnetic bulletin boards that hold family photos and inspirational quotes and a HTML cheat sheet. Or maybe there are nice wooden bookshelves that actually match the […]
I’m thinking about details today – the small things that we may or may not see, but once noticed, hold their own sort of beauty. And I’m thinking about what prompts any of us to write or make other art. For me, travel offers a vast buffet of prompts and images that keep me going […]
Some Mondays are better left wordless. Let your mind wander. Click on the photos that inspire you to see a larger version. All photos by KCMickelson.
Who watched the Super Bowl last night? Millions of us, including me. I’m not exactly a sports fan, but there is something about this final football game of the season that pulls me in. I used to think I was pulled in by the fun commercials that accompany the game, the spectacular half-time shows (Lady Gaga gets […]
Writing prompts to get you moving. This has been sort of a weird week. My husband is out of the country at a cat and dog genetics conference (wow, typo that just happened – nearly swapped out “dog” for “god”, which could have been entertaining), my son’s car broke down in St. Cloud and I […]