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Review: Coming to Our Senses; Jon Kabat-Zinn

There is a massive amount of information and wisdom contained in the book about being mindful, about being aware and about countering mindlessness, all of which are key elements of creative journaling but unfortunately the writing style makes it a difficult read.

Emotion; The Writer's Sixth Sense

Why would I describe my heavy oak chair as obstinate?

After all how can an inanimate object be obstinate?
Yet I believe you all know why. It is heavy, dark, difficult to move and unyielding. I feel it is obstinate, of course it isn’t, it is only a chair.
The other week Natalie Allan popped a post up [...]

Life On The Right Hand Side Of The Menu

In my earlier post where I discussed the focus required by successful writers to make time in their lives to actually sit down and write “Sorry but I am too busy writing”.
I made a reference at the end that there is a negative flip side to the quality of your writing when you bury [...]

Writing task “A Vivid Character” for Just Write

Once a month a few fellow writers and myself, cuddle round a table in a quaint English pub and discuss writing and our writing ambitions.

Each month we set a small “home task” to write about and last month this was “A Vivid Character”. The work can be any creative writing based on the theme and [...]