There are getting to be more warm days than cold ones. The nights are short. The summer season stretches out in front of us. Today write about the summer ahead: hopes or plans, clothes and shoes, tools and accessories, people and activities. What's coming up? What have you forgotten about summer until now? Before you begin writing, set up your page. Mark off some space … [Read more...] about New Season Ahead!
Probably (Not) and More
This is a writing activity for contemplating the coming year. Divide the page into 3 columns. Label the far left column "Probably Not." Label the right-hand column "Probably." Leave the middle column blank. On the right, list things that will probably occur in the coming year. On the left, list things that probably will not happen. For the middle column, think about … [Read more...] about Probably (Not) and More
Setbacks and Calamities
Things go wrong. They always do. Whether your plans are for the afternoon, the coming year, or a lifetime, the chance of something not going according to plan is usually pretty high. Big things and little things plop into our lives and, in a single moment, change our course. Just as the door closes, you remember your keys are inside. You get an email saying you didn’t get … [Read more...] about Setbacks and Calamities