30-day challenge: WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 8: how do you get creative?

30-day challenge: WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 8: how do you get creative?

Getting creative requires feeling inspired and connecting to imagination. So in order for me to get creative, I need to be in touch with my emotions as opposed to feeling numb to them. So I could be feeling a lot, but if I'm not prepared to accept those feelings then I suffer a creative block. [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 6: what makes you different / unique?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 6: what makes you different / unique?

What makes me different / unique is my intensity. I feel things very strongly. This is both good and bad. If I'm upset then it literally feels like the world is ending and I can't think about anything else except for sadness. But if I'm happy, then I'm unstoppable and I can do anything. I'm [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 5: what makes your heart race?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 5: what makes your heart race?

What makes my heart race is when I do something different and push myself out of my comfort zone. When I put myself out there and just let go, take a risk, it's scary and thrilling. I can feel my heart pounding! And sometimes even simply thinking about something I really want but too scared [...]

30 day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 4: what are you angry about?

30 day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 4: what are you angry about?

This is harder to answer than I thought. I really do not like getting angry. My anger can be so strong sometimes I blackout from it although it's rare. I stuff anger away because of how out of control I can get. Which is why it comes out so strong. So it's a viscous cycle. [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 3: how do you express yourself?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 3: how do you express yourself?

I like to express myself through writing, just because it is a medium that comes most naturally to me. Whenever I have something important to say to someone, it's always through writing or a letter or something. I use my voice just to express basic things, the bare minimum, because I'm not as comfortable with [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 2: list all the things you hate

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (RED) day 2: list all the things you hate

Discrimination of all kinds including racism, sexism, etc.LitteringGreedinessClosed mindsSuppressionShameFrustrationOver exhaustionBugsArroganceWhen a car cuts in front of you and then drives really slow.SticklersFake-nessPredictabilityWaiting in long lines.Driving at night in the pouring rain in an unfamiliar area.When the GPS tries to outsmart me.When people are unaware of their surroundings.CDs getting smudged or scratched so the songs skip.GossipPeople [...]

30-day Rainbow Challenge ~ day 1: (RED) List all the things you love.

30-day Rainbow Challenge ~ day 1: (RED) List all the things you love.

CatsTeaNature hikesThe colors pink, purple, turquoise. Good musicCactiWarm weatherRainPizzaRavioliAstrologyFeeling cozyDancingDarknessThe stars and cosmosBooksPlants EntheogensMeditationTarot cardsMysteriesPuzzlesCluesAnything trippy A good moviePlaying with my catDressing up just for fun and not because I have to.SingingBeing sillyTelling jokesLaughingHarmless pranksUpside down roller coastersAn occasional trashy magazineCandlesBeing by myselfAnimalsTie dyeChallenging myselfYogaTrying something newFinding an alternativeResearchingMy imaginationA comfortable dressGoing barefootNostalgiaRecord players and [...]