Writing Journal Entry 22 thru 24

Weekly post to keep me accountable for what I want to accomplish. Click to see all journal entries.

Accomplished 16 Nov – 6 Dec 2019

Having your basement remodeled and preparing to host 26 people for Thanksgiving sure has a way of messing with a person’s schedule! I’m wicked behind on posting my accountability. But, I still got some writing done.

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Writing Personal Essays

Writing my ancestors’ stories, I wanted to stay true to the facts while giving readers an interesting story to read. Searching for how best to do that, I found the site, Creative Nonfiction. One aspect of creative nonfiction writing they focus on is the personal essay.

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When a Discovery Halts Your Writing

Today I started writing again on a story about my grandma on my dad’s side, Myrtle. She died when my dad was just 16 years old, so we never knew her. From when we were little, though, he told us stories about her strength and love.

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Writing Journal Entry 20 and 21

Weekly post to keep me accountable for what I want to accomplish. Click to see all journal entries.

Accomplished 2 – 15 Nov 2019

Wow – I do not know where the time went! I missed last Friday’s post because there was so much going on to prepare for family visiting. I meant to post my weekly update on Saturday, and next thing I knew it was Friday.

So I’m combining the two weeks.

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