Category Archives: Write For Your Life
Writing and the possibility of connection in an isolated, isolating world. Writing as part of what keeps us human, and alive.
The benefits of writing and journal keeping through the experience of dementia.
A short poem for World Poetry Day
Wordle of learning from a course on word arts collage, an introduction to poetry therapy.
Prose poem singing the praises of poem writing to keep us well, to keep us sane
Allowing myself to drop a writing form that simply wasn’t working. A prose poem on dropping memoir.
A loving exploration of the benefits of poetry in a logical, rational, sadly insane kind of world.
Quote from Natalie Goldberg on the importance of paying attention.
How writing can open up a sense of creativity, playfulness, the freedom to dream, and explore what’s possible.
She was driving home, travelling west, at the end of a long day and an even longer journey. Caught the boat with minutes to spare and then, only then, could she switch off the engine and rest. Stop, and breathe. Although it was late, there was light in the evening sky yet. She went up […]