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Mindful Monday – Writing With a Purpose


This is one of my favourite blogs and this week Colleen has kindly given me a mention. Thanks Colleen. x
There’s some great information and ideas in this post.
Thanks for dropping by and have a great day.
Until the next time.
Dorne. 🙂

Colleen Chesebro ~ Fairy Whisperer

Welcome to Mindful Monday! I have found that being mindful encompasses the act of being watchful, aware, wary, heedful, alert, careful, or attentive, in whatever area in my life I feel it applies to. Each week I try to self-discover new things about myself.


Last week, I talked about mindfulness practices for children and was pleasantly surprised from the comments at how many of us adults felt like we would benefit from our own glitter mind jars. That got me to thinking even more about getting in touch with my own feelings and how that pertains to my writing.

My good friend Dorne, from Write Dorne, wrote an excellent article about getting in touch with your inner child when you write. It is a great read.

Dorne says, “Kids look at things with a freshness and innocence. Why can’t we look at things in a similar way?”

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Many moons ago, I started to write. But, as life twisted and turned the only thing I got to write was letters, in my job. Things changed, I left my job and returned to the writing. I have loads of ideas and very little time to do them in.( Sound familiar?) I write, because I need to. When I am unable to write I walk in the shadow of madness. Some folk would argue that I'm there already. As well as writing, I read, paint, garden, knit and have just started making candles. I am owned by a retired greyhound called Daisy. My previous greyhound(Misty) was the inspiration to get writing again. Daisy is keeping that inspiration alive. Thanks for reading. Dorne x

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