Tag: mary oliver
I almost didn’t write this blog post. I had decided to include a poem but felt more and more daunted by the task at hand. This is field notes on how I went about writing a poem in a day despite doubts and fear. A listening heart When my life gets shattered by loss, the […]
A nature journal is the perfect tool for writer. So the same measures I use when going for a walk namely pay attention and be astonished is the same measures with which to choose the words I tell a story. Put a flower in your story and make it stand out in words as beautiful as it does in nature.
I want to link my journaling more tightly in with my writing practice and novel writing and I will do what is always true of writing – just start.