Tag Archives: relaxation and creativity

“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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Sweetly Tuned

“Violin strings, as you know, will snap if they are too tense, or taut, and yet if to loose they are of no use to the violin. “The normal and natural condition for a person is to neither be tuned … Continue reading

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At Peace

We’ve all been there: Hit those moments in our writing when we feel confused and upended, agitated and frustrated. When moments like this happen, we can plunge into them with both feet and find ourselves in hot water creatively — … Continue reading

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Deep Diving

“Dive deep, that’s where the big fish are.” Christopher Denise, illustrator “You can’t push the river.” Whenever I start trying too hard with my writing, this old river-rafting adage comes to my aid. You know the feeling: You are really … Continue reading

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Noodling Around

“Never be afraid to sit awhile and think.” Lorraine Hansberry Noodling around — that’s my way of describing what I’m doing right now. I’m at a point where I think I need to make some more revisions on my YA … Continue reading

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