I enjoy story telling performers. This is a very creative art and when done correctly can be so entertaining. I recently watched a few story tellers from the Secret Society of Story Tellers YT page. http://www.secretstorytellers.com/Events.html They were amazing and the stories they told were personal. Even if the stories were creations of their creative … Continue reading Story tellers are amazing
There are many topics of interest that I could find time to write about. Currently, there is my interest in "All things" related to hair and makeup. I could also go on for days about my super cute grand children. My Spanish class is Muy interesante! However, I don't see that any of those titles … Continue reading What’s worth writing about?
There is a real delicate balance between a short story and a short story IDEA. I say this because when I think of a short story that "moves" me I imagine what it must have taken for the author to produce the piece of work. I wonder if there was a struggle to cut the … Continue reading A short story
I love to write. I crave the process of creating a story and experiencing each characters development. One form of writing that I am extremely challenged by is poetry. I am trying to understand why some writers choose to create poetry. I tried to write poems when I was younger but never felt truly … Continue reading Not Poetic
Not so much the dictionary meaning but what does it do for life in general. What is the meaning of poetry? Is there a need to ask such a question? I believe that there is a need. For me, poetry does for the reader what paintings do for their viewers. I am not a huge … Continue reading What does poetry mean?
There is something to be said about technology and the performance of poetry. This media touches the audience in a different way. Not like watching a play or going to a concert but somewhere in between. The words come to life and your interpretation is given an opportunity to take full advantage of your emotional … Continue reading Verbal Authors
This video was shared with me on You Tube. When I took a look at it, I was very "Moved!" The words, arrangement, delivery, and level of emotional deliverance was life changing and amazingly performed. Take a look and really feel what this author is sharing with us.
I had some random thoughts today and the one that stayed with me most is how there are so many descriptive words. These words let us know more about our direct interests, subjects, topics, etc. For example, if everyone who picked up a pencil, pen, or keyboard was considered an author then would there be … Continue reading All writers are NOT authors?
Lately, I have been wondering what level of creativity is necessary in order to be a successful fiction writer. I imagined that you must be very dedicated and loyal to your craft. It must be something you love to do and each morning, you absolutely MUST you desire to write. I have that level of … Continue reading Fiction writing: What does it take to stay creative?