Tag Archives: ideas

Thinking in the yard.

I like to think that at some point along the way I was actually an excited and exuberant person. I like to think that once upon a time I had original and amazing ideas. Sometimes I feel like that person … Continue reading

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Important

Once upon a time I sat down and I thought to myself, I am gonna be important. Super-dee-duper important. But that was the end of the thought. I didn’t really make a plan or anything. I had the thought and … Continue reading

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Kalamazoo

Headed to Kalamazoo to hang with my buddy Traci to share some ideas. Yay creativity!

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Red * Yellow * Blue

I have three characters in a novel I’ve been attempting to write for a really long time with primary colors at their core. The Clyfford Still Museum was putting on a Red, Yellow, and Blue exhibit of a lot of … Continue reading

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Just a Thought

If you don’t like your ideas, stop having them. —Katherine Isabelle/Ginger Snaps

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Random School Thoughts

We’ve been discussing the use of sexual metaphor in class. I am always amazed and sort of flabbergasted when people gasp when the idea of sexuality and floral moisture are discussed in a way and people come to the realization … Continue reading

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Book Idea

Now that school is done for the summer, my mind naturally wanders to the next thing. I can take classes this summer. I can not take classes this summer. I can sit by the pool and read novel after novel … Continue reading

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Ah Yes, It’s Brilliant, Brilliant, Brilliant!!!

Boy: I got it all figured out. Me: What? Boy: How you are going to spend the rest of your life writing. Me: Oh, really? Boy: Yes, I thought about it, and what you have to do is get arrested, … Continue reading

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A Week of Novel

Writing Materials Originally uploaded by girlzoot. I have a nest of paper, ideas jotted down and outlines and files and sortings. Do I really want to write a novel? Is this really the novel I want to write? Determination is … Continue reading

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Didn’t Kermit Say…

Life’s like a movie. Sunday when we stole my mother’s car so we could have her mother’s day gift installed while she slept, my son stumbled across this idea. It isn’t a new idea, but it is always cool when … Continue reading

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