We are tempted to move on to the next thing. We tend to want to move away from the harder topics we’re writing quickly. There will be moments that make us so uncomfortable we avoid going beneath the surface and sitting in the crap. There are moments when a subject will disturb us in such away we might even consider running, and abandoning the idea. This is when we are really called to stay with it. We are being call to stay with the page. Stay in the seat. Don’t let go of the pen. Don’t delete. Stay with it!
In writing there are no shortcuts! We must be brave! We are Writing Archaeologists… we are constantly digging for the truth…
Writing prompt: My character is searching for… (Ask of your story, character, scenes, symbols or themes every question you would ask about their motivation and intention. What do we want to say?) Set timer for (1 hour)
Writing goals for today — take care of my body, eat, drink lots of water and post 14 blogs!
I WORK! I WRITE!
I STAY WITH IT!
EVERYDAY I WRITE!
AND I AM REMEMBERING TO SLOW DOWN!
Check in later. Happy writing! Wishing you all an amazing day!
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