William Wordsworth once wrote, " Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart."
Like every creative endeavor, good creative writing is partly art and partly skill. The art comes from within – a talent and ear for composing with words, and a passion for the subject matter at hand. And what would be more passionate than writing about our own experiences?!
Writing is in essence a process that draws on a person mentally, emotionally, and physically. Great talent or inherent gifts are not essential to write well, but more of a willingness to is.
The once piece of advice I can offer to you through this process this week: ambiguity is powerful, clarity essential, and writing unexpected.
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