I’ve been taking a blog break. It was all about me; I needed to slow down and put some things in perspective. I struggle with writing when my head is clouded with emotions. As a writer, most of what I put into my blog is somehow connected to who I am personally. From food cravings to holidays, I write about what I know. And what I knew was that I… Read More »Why I took a blogging break
This week we have been thinking about slowing down from the summer craziness and finding a new fall routine. Today I want to share poetry, the theme largely inspired by the works of this week's Blogger of the Week Kushtrim Thaqi. This a special piece that I especially loved from his blog – http://kushtrimthaqi.com/. I am thrilled to present to you Kushtrim Thaqi‘s incredible poetry. Tonight, i wont write about love. Tonight,… Read More »Tonight, i wont write about love – Kushtrim Thaqi
I wore my remembrances around for the last few months like a thick heavy blanket. I needed to feel the weight of it while I was expunging the moments of my past from the dark hollows of my memories. I wanted to keep pushing through so that I would finish, exhaustion from digging up old bones made me hungry for an ending.
There are a lot of blogs out there. Mommy blogs, Review blogs, make-up and photography blogs pop up every day. Some make it, some have great content and gain readers. Some don't.. the writer gets bored and eventually walks away. I love to write, I always have. It was a great way to cope with life and stress. I loved writing in diaries and little notebooks. All were filled with notes about life as I saw it.
I was asked recently what I write about. What are my favorite kinds of articles to do and what articles do I actually hate writing. As I thought about that answer, I realized that I both love and hate writing about relationships. As much as I am a creative writer, I am also a writer about people and their relationships with not just a romantic interest or spouse but also relationships between… Read More »What do you write? Are you sure?