REVISE: Free Write Day 24

  Look closely at this picture. I've waited a long time to share it with you. It brings to mind a few days I've had!   Have you ever had a day (or year!) like this—when everything seemed to go wrong?   Of course you have . . . and so we all do things to try to avoid problems.   We revise.   Revise recipes to make them healthier   Revise words to make them kinder.   Revise travel plans to make them more convenient.   Recently I saw a revision that made me want to scream. Still does!   START   Flipping through the real estate listings, I saw a gorgeous Craftsman-style house. When I clicked on it, I saw a house under construction.   Oh, ... Keep Reading...

WORK: Free Write Day 23

  START   Wouldn’t it be fun if work felt like play? If work time was spent doing only what you liked — or loved!   What if you woke up in the morning excited about going to work? What would that look like for you? Would you actually GO to work (away from home) or would you simply walk to a studio or office and start your day?   How would you feel about getting paid to do what you love? Wouldn’t that be nice?   Why is it so many people are working in jobs they don’t like? Why are people under qualified (and failing) or over qualified (and bored)?   What would your dream job look like? Are you doing it?   Why — or why not?   Whatever you do, work at it with all your ... Keep Reading...

LIGHT: Free Write Day 22

  START   It’s what I look for in the eyes.   Light   A sign that “someone’s home”. Indication that interaction is taking place.   Oh, how I love to see eyes that sparkle; eyes that twinkle. Eyes that light up in recognition, anticipation, hope.   Young eyes full of life, excited to learn. Old eyes full of wisdom, still loving each day.   It’s when the light goes out that I worry. When eyes look dull, bored, hopeless. When there’s no more sparkle.   It’s a challenge: Bring light back to eyes once dimmed. Join me? Who’s first?   STOP ... Keep Reading...