How big is the universe of everything that has not happened? How small, in comparison, is the map of everything that has occurred? Today, immerse yourself in the un-happened universe and write a page about things that have not happened. Perhaps they'll happen later--or never. Perhaps you long for them, or dread them. Perhaps you will write about events that violate … [Read more...] about Not Happening
Even if you don't engage in the tradition of making (and breaking?) New Year's resolutions, new things will come into your life whether you want them or not. Write a page today about what is new in your life. Consider possessions, the ones that have come to from scavenging or shopping. Is anything about your attitude new since the last time you checked? Have you … [Read more...] about What’s New
Consider all of the footwear that has graced your feet during your lifetime. Shoes, boots, slippers, flip-flops... So many different kinds that you have likely forgotten many of them. Try to remember a footwear item or two that you had forgotten up until the moment it pops into your memory today and you begin writing about it. Can you remember shoes that you lost? … [Read more...] about Forgotten Footwear
How many things have you finished today? Are you dressed? fed? Have you stood up or sat down? What else have you done? Write sentences that begin with "I finished..." Have you passed any milestones lately? Gotten something out of the car or off the desk? Perhaps you've done someone a favor. How many of those ever-repeating tasks have you ticked off your list lately? … [Read more...] about Finish Lines
Autumn is sliding into winter. Cold drizzle. Mini-snowstorms. Shortening daylight. Are you ready for what's next? Write a page about what you do to get ready for winter. How do you prepare your surroundings, your toys, and your attitude? How do you make sure you will be comfortable, warm, and dry? Maybe you'll write about what you've done to get ready. Maybe … [Read more...] about Ready for Winter?