Writing Journal Entries 25 thru 29

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

Accomplished 7 Dec 2019 – 10 Jan 2020

Happy New Year! With basement remodeling and a hectic holiday season behind me, I can get back into my writing and blogging routine. I didn’t beat myself up for not doing everything I wanted to. I focused on what I could get done in the time I had.

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Hooray for Writing Breakthroughs

A new writing vision popped into my head while my husband and I were visiting my in laws at Christmas. They live in New England; the picture perfect place to be that time of year.

I was just lazily hanging out, sipping hot mulled wine in front of the fire. Watching through the sliding glass door as the fat snow flakes fell, a cozy mystery story came to me.

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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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