The Journaling and Creativity Connection: 9 Reasons to Start Journaling Now
My desk is over run with notes, pens, old journals and various other reference materials. It is time to begin the year with a NEW journal, or two. The promise of fresh, clean pages and the feeling of paper as important thoughts and ideas take shape, is a real joy. There is little as lovely as filling up pages of a notebook with good stuff. Enjoy this Daily Find, love from CW!
Journal writing is one of the most intimate forms of writing we can do. It invites us to be exploratory, confessional, messy, playful, awkward, and truthful. We do it by hand, we do it in private notebooks, we do it to spill secrets and wrestle with our weirdo thoughts. Journal writing might seem kind of dinosaur-ish in our age of immediate, public writing on social media, but it is a good way to discover your voice and to keep limber as a writer. […]