WHAT IS FIKA?? In its basic form, Fika is how the Swedish go or meet for coffee, usually with friends to chat and catch up, or to network with colleagues during a busy day.
THIS FALL has certainly started out as one of true change for me as my mother of 88 years just passed away. Though she was elderly and you always know that one day you’ll lose your mother, everybody does eventually, I can honestly say that I was just not ready.
Looking back, and I have been doing plenty of that with her passing, I felt changes coming in early September, and though I paused …
A situation happens and your replay every moment infinite detail again and again and again; you over think everything and start adding thoughts of what if … why now … what will happen next … I could do this … maybe try that …
And as your thoughts turn and turn, your tummy fills up with an army of butterflies that have shockingly sharp teeth, and you feel like there is no possible way to ever calm down let alone sleep. There is just no way you’ll ever sleep tonight.
There’s always something, some spark of an idea that captures my interest in writing a story. Often it’s quirky and ridiculous, a what would happen if . . .
Please welcome, romance author, Alexandra Isobel to the blog as she shares how the buttons she found strewn on a writing table have added inspiration to her writing life. *** I found these buttons on a writing table I frequent at my local college. They inspired my writing for the day. The next week […] via Whimsical Inspiration — Selena Robins, Author
The head noise is building and you can feel yourself about to run screaming . . .
Choose to live a beautiful life. Cultivate each day to . . .
Don’t we all have some kind of writing ritual we need to get started . . .