Category: Diary

Diary – Snippets of writing encouragement posted weekly called diary of a bad writer

Diary of a bad writer – Week 78

May 20th, today – As I was trying to figure out the muse of a character in a short piece, another author’s post reminded me we can sharpen our craft by investing in our own way of writing. Twist an old cliche… into something new. Make it your own. “Your writing is unique. No one will know until you put…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 77

Wednesday, May 13th, noon – I am part of essential personnel at my company so I can go out and about. (Using PPE – personal protection equipment)  For those that are still in quarantine, I discovered Quarantine Buddy.  Here you can find someone to chat, rant, read, and write with. This is a great idea to share similar interests and…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 74

Monday, April 20th– (reflection) Writing may come slow during this time of lockdown, but not the amount of content that can be written. We all have stories of long lines or no masks. That person handling fruit…with contaminated gloves. Making a mad dash for the last roll of tissue… There hasn’t been a better time to pen events. Writers, Write!…