Category Archives: writing and creativity

Contest Alert

Conflict (n): the opposition of persons or forces that gives rise to the dramatic action in a drama or fiction CRAFT Literary is looking for conflict! “Tension. X vs. Y stories. Strong narrative arcs (or other shapes. We want to hold our … Continue reading

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One Step

“To get through the hardest journey we need take only one step at at time, but we must keep on stepping.” Chinese proverb One step at a time. One word, one phrase, one sentence. Sometimes it’s hard to remember that … Continue reading

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Reckless Freedom

“…Inspiration does not come like a bolt, nor is it kinetic, energetic striving, but it comes into us slowly and quietly and all the time, though we must regularly and every day give it a little chance to start flowing, … Continue reading

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“Always Remember”

Please help KWD grow by sharing: https://karinwritesdangerously.wordpress.com/ “Promise me you’ll always remember you are braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. ”   Christoper Robin to Winne-the-Pooh For some reason this wonderful quote popped … Continue reading

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Something New

Please help KWD grow by sharing: https://karinwritesdangerously.wordpress.com/ “If you want something you’ve never had, you must be willing to do something you’ve never done.”   Thomas Jefferson Such a radical, challenging idea – and yet, it makes perfect sense doesn’t it? … Continue reading

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“Every Heartache”

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “Every adversity, every failure, every heartache comes with the seeds of an equal or greater benefit.”   Napoleon Hill When I found these words scrawled on a piece of paper in my office, they … Continue reading

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“Ongoing Adventure”

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “Because of routine, we forget that life is an ongoing adventure.”   Maya Angelou How true this is! Routines can ground us, but they can also drown us, making us forget that there are … Continue reading

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“Amazing Grace”

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “Amazing grace … how sweet the sound” – perhaps the most beloved and widely sung hymn in the world, over the years since itwas written, this lovely song has touched hte hearts of … Continue reading

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Tight Spaces

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “When you get into a tight space and everything goes against you…never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” Harriet Beecher Stowe “Effort only … Continue reading

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Finding Focus

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “In summary, creating the practicing mind comes down to a few simple rules: Keep yourself process-oriented. Stay in the present. Make the process the goal and use the overall goal as rudder to … Continue reading

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