Project GET MY MOM TO BLOG

My mother has started making hats out of old sweaters. When I suggested she start a blog about her repurposed creations, my mom responded by scrunching up her nose like I just gave her tickets to an Eminem concert. “Why would I do that?” she said. I tried to tell her about all the amazing wool […]

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Things that inspire me to write #31: Instagram

Because sometimes those 29 likes on that blackberry shot I took this morning (Willow filter) is just what I need to keep me plunking away on the keyboard. And yes, when it comes to warm fuzzies, I will take them where I get them. So thank you Instagram, you inspire me.

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Things that inspire me to write #86: photography

Sometimes I just feel sapped. Like I don’t even have enough creative energy left to describe the tiniest little thing, like a baby chipmunk’s eyelashes or those coin shaped batteries they use in singing cards. When that happens, I know its time to, as Julia Cameron describes in her book The Artist’s Way, fill the creative well. One […]

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