Tag: Writing your story

How to Build A Fantasy World

How do you build a whole world? Lord of the Rings, Disc World, Game of Thrones, Handmaid’s Tale — These fantasy series are as much about their world as they are about the characters and story. Done right, the world itself becomes reason enough to read the book. That is why world building is important and daunting. Readers love…

Pilgrimage sign

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What to write in your journal

Your Personal Story – journaling and memoir As you probably guessed by now, daily journaling is part habit, part meditation and mostly showing up.   The activity of journaling is as important as what you actually write.  Practicing in your journal will help you unfold and unpack what is working in your life, what needs improvement and…

Journaling in London

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The Personal Story

We are writers.  We write.  Good, bad, ugly and sometimes completely indifferent work and words all scribbled down in the dark of night, or dawn.  We often can’t help but write.  And we often wonder if we are just wasting time.Turns out we aren’t. Journaling, even if the work doesn’t lead to the next great novel, will, …

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