I was nominated by Akanksha for the Free Style Writing Challenge. Here’s her post regarding the challenge.
This is an exciting challenge where you are given a topic to free write about…it is strictly free writing! NO EDITING ALLOWED! I’m always on the fence about accepting nominations of any sort (I have at least two posts that have been sitting in my draft folder for ages regarding awards), but this seemed really cool. Free writing is such a release and I think it’s a great exercise to share on the blog. Honestly, it makes me feel a bit vulnerable posting something that hasn’t been edited at all (oh my god, that sounds terrible; oh my god, their going to think I’m an idiot for writing that). But hey, we spend so much time trying to keep our guard up in this world that we forget vulnerability is a good thing sometimes. It is through vulnerability that we can allow ourselves space to grow.
Anywho, I was hesitant to nominate anyone for this…I didn’t for the last challenge I participated in.
However, I think I will this time. I’m curious to see what other people will do with Continue reading “Free Stylin”
Something New: Hump Day Haikus
Last week, late at night, I penned a quick haiku that I posted to my blog. I’ve never been one for writing poetry and thought it was a one time deal…
That is, until I found myself writing out another haiku the next day. I played with Continue reading “Something New: Hump Day Haikus”