author ● sojourner ● mother artist

author ● sojourner ● mother artist

Month: October 2013

Filling Out Your 3 Words

Yesterday we talked about finding 3 words to describe your writing. Or, more broadly, your passion, project, or calling. Today I want you to take it a little further. Take each of those words and write about the what and why of them. Why does […]

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Three Words. {day 20}

I’m five days behind on 31 Days to Find Your Voice, which isn’t all that bad. With Allume last week, a Halloween party for the kiddos yesterday, and my littlest turning one on Friday (which I’m in denial of), I’m okay with getting behind here. […]

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Together {Five Minute Friday}

This weekend I’m at Allume and tonight joining in with Five Minute Friday live. Together. * * * * * * They say we’re together. Called. Chosen. Royal. Gathered in one accord–brother, sister, friend, lover, occasional adversary across the pew. One body, one voice, one […]

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Everything is Writable {day 19}

  When you come to the table to write, do you struggle with what to write? Ever feel like life is too mundane, too simple? But isn’t it the mundane, the ordinary simple that the real life is lived—those struggles and pulls and simple joys. […]

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Be Yourself. Seriously. {day 18}

There’s a temptation when it comes to writing to be who your audience wants you to be, or rather who you think your audience wants you to be. It comes from the center of who you are, the place where the little child sits waiting […]

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