Creative Living, Twenty-Something Living

Sticking to My 2018 Goals: I Made a Video!

Back in January, I wrote a post about how, in 2018, I wanted to start making some vids. Nothing fancy, just vlogs and artsy vids to begin with (because let's be real, I'm already doing too many things), and you know what? I actually did it. Throughout my time at university, I've gotten better at… Continue reading Sticking to My 2018 Goals: I Made a Video!

Twenty-Something Living

Setting Strict Goals for Yourself is Stupid

Having a strict life plan is stupid. Let me back up. There’s nothing wrong with planning for the life you want — in fact, it’s a good idea to have some sort of plan for when you’re done university (or wherever you may be in your life), some sort of idea of the direction you… Continue reading Setting Strict Goals for Yourself is Stupid

Writing Prompts

Writing Prompts #4: Winter Themed Writing Ideas and Exercises

Winter themed writing ideas and exercises to inspire and motivate your writing.

Poetry

Poem: Erased

Erased Sitting in your favorite seat next to the window at my favorite coffee shop, looking out at the strangers passing by in the blistering August heat, I realize that I no longer remember the exact color of your eyes or what your voice sounded like.   I realize that this does not upset me,… Continue reading Poem: Erased

Writing Prompts

Writing Prompts #3: Writing Ideas and Exercises to Help Break Writers Block

  September Writing Prompts Write something.. Using the words snake, room, and wake. Where the main character is a forty-two year old man From the point of view of a polar bear. Using the words fight, bury, and awkward. From the point of view of your seven year old self. That takes place in a… Continue reading Writing Prompts #3: Writing Ideas and Exercises to Help Break Writers Block

Writing Prompts

Writing Prompts #2: Writing Ideas and Exercises to Help Break Writers Block

  More writing prompts coming your way! I don’t have much to add today, other than have fun, and share your creations with me if you want to.   Write a story or poem..   About a local legend. That focuses on two sides of the same story. Using the words lamp, exacerbate, and paint.… Continue reading Writing Prompts #2: Writing Ideas and Exercises to Help Break Writers Block

Creative Living, Twenty-Something Living

Challenging Yourself: Overcoming Fear and Welcoming Change

Challenging Yourself Sometimes, we float through life without really challenging ourselves. We choose relationships, activities, and jobs because they’re easy, or because that’s what we think we’re supposed to do, not because they’re right for us. This causes us to fall into a cycle of comfort and complacency; we don’t test ourselves by trying anything… Continue reading Challenging Yourself: Overcoming Fear and Welcoming Change