Always thinking

It’s one of the things I like about writers…they are always thinking! A word, a phrase, a TV show with captivating monologues, movies with desperate characters – they all spark the imagination that lives within us and makes us go all warm and fuzzy. I think that’s what passion feels like – that gooey, fuzzy, warm-all-over feeling of loving something so much you can just feel it everywhere because it lives inside you. When that pours out onto the page, that’s ink-blood putting our souls on paper in words that become our babies – we mold them, hone them, encourage them to grow up and get out into the big world. We want others to hear them and say “my your words are wonderful – they are so lucky to have been borne of your blood, sweat and tears.” Only another writer knows the feeling – only another writer shares the painstaking process of bearing literary off-spring, any time of the day or night, any time of the year.

It’s okay. The passion never leaves you even though your words might.  It’s always there  – just conceive another plot and keep on pushing yourself to produce more and more. We get better with age so … keep on writing.

From one writer to another...just for you!
From one writer to another...just for you!


One thought on “Always thinking

  1. Twilla Boyce

    Thanks for the flowers! Very kind, indeed. I don’t think I’ve ever received tulips before. lol Yes, I often find myself “thinking”. That “thinking” that only writers are capable of. It’s a state of mind that borders on paranormal (sorry Karen). You cannot truly become a believer until it happens to you!

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