Finding Poetic Inspiration

I've had a few poets ask me about poetic inspiration. Where do you find it, and how do you go about acquiring this precious commodity? I dedicated a section in Word Craft: Prose & Poetry, The Art of Crafting Syllabic Poetry to just that subject. In my opinion, inspiration is everywhere. But not everyone feels … Continue reading Finding Poetic Inspiration

Conversations with Colleen: Meet Author, Judy Mastrangelo, @JMastrangeloArt

Hello everyone! This week, I’m thrilled to introduce you to an award-winning illustrator and author: Judy Mastrangelo. I asked her to pick three or four questions from my huge list HERE, which she did. Amazon.com I've recently read and highly recommend Judy's book, "Mystical Fairies." You can read my review HERE. The illustrations and poetry transported … Continue reading Conversations with Colleen: Meet Author, Judy Mastrangelo, @JMastrangeloArt

Ronovan Writes’ Week #101 Haiku Review with Links.

Check out all the amazing Haiku from the Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge! ❤

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Click the underlined, blue links to visit the haiku of each poet. All poets, please remember to visit the prompt throughout the week so you can visit those who enter later than you do. We all need each others support. You are missing some great haiku.

Ronovan Writes Haiku Review

Annette of Annette Rochelle Aben with a message many need to hear these days, and the days to come, titled Winds of Change.

Sandra “The Wild One” Daffodil with Native, do a twist on the prompt and winding up with a unique idea.

Ruth of Image & Word came up with Deadlock about a alternative to the present to get to the future.

FLOrida Borne of Two On A Rant. Okay so it’s really Floridaborne but I like calling her Flo and pronounce Borne as Bornay yes, I like being weird. She gives us How a Writing Frenzy Feels, with…

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#WQWWC – Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – “INSPIRATION”

Hey, EVERYBODY! It's that time again! Time to join in the "Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge," co-sponsored with Ronovan Hester of Ronovan Writes, right here on silverthreading.com and myself, Silver Threading! Please use #WQWWC on Twitter so we can retweet you and spread the inspiration. Welcome!  This is an open invitation to join in on our blogging … Continue reading #WQWWC – Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – “INSPIRATION”

Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – “Change”

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Welcome to the  open call for anyone who will dare to share what they care with all the others in the "Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge." Been here before? Click HERE to skip to Example and Challenge. To see all the Entries from last week for "Mystery" click HERE for the links in the comments … Continue reading Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – “Change”

#WQWWC Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – MAGIC

It's time to join in for the third "Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge," co-sponsored with Ronovan Hester of Ronovan Writes, right here on SilverThreading.com and myself, Silver Threading! Please use #WQWWC on Twitter so we can retweet you. Welcome!  This is an open invitation to join in on our blogging event called the "Writers Quote Wednesday Writing … Continue reading #WQWWC Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – MAGIC

Mindful Monday Healthy Living – “Your Well-Being Matters,” by Erika Kind

Welcome to Mindful Monday – Healthy Living! Each week I try to examine new or sometimes old things about myself on my journey to becoming healthier. I have found that being mindful encompasses the act of being watchful, aware, wary, heedful, alert, careful, or attentive, in whatever area in my life I feel it applies to, … Continue reading Mindful Monday Healthy Living – “Your Well-Being Matters,” by Erika Kind

100 Common-Sense Ways to Write Better | Writing Forward

Excellent ideas found here! ❤ A hundred sensible ways to write better. Nobody's born knowing how to read and write. Sure, the lucky ones have talent, but we all start out learning our Source: 100 Common-Sense Ways to Write Better | Writing Forward

#Writer’s Quote Wednesday & #BeWoW – C. S. Lewis

Welcome!  This is an open invitation to join in on my blogging event called, "Writer's Quote Wednesday" and Ronovan Writes' event called, "BeWoW" or "Be Writing on Wednesday."  This is your chance to highlight your favorite author's quotes that give inspiration to you as a writer. Do you feel like your writing is getting stale? Are you looking for inspiration … Continue reading #Writer’s Quote Wednesday & #BeWoW – C. S. Lewis

Hello Mindful Monday…

LOOK everybody! Momma’s BACK! ❤

A Momma's View

… or maybe not just yet!

A couple of weeks ago I decided to join Silver Threading on her mindful journey to a healthier lifestyle. I chose probably the worst time to do so. Not only were the Holidays coming up, but we were also about to move house, going away and I was getting ready to work full time on a casual base for the entire month of January. How’s this for not being able to stick to your normal routine?

Perfect, to shake things up, right?

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