30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (YELLOW) day 13: what inspires you?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (YELLOW) day 13: what inspires you?

Seeing other people follow their passions, be their true selves, and express themselves without apology, is incredibly inspiring to me. The energy is contagious. It really wants to make me do the same. Also, being in nature really brings out the inspiration in me. It feels very healing.

30-day challenge: WRITING RAINBOW (YELLOW) day 11: your favorite summertime activities

30-day challenge: WRITING RAINBOW (YELLOW) day 11: your favorite summertime activities

During the summer, I love going to the beach! Not too often because of sun damage but at least a few times a year. I love swimming in the ocean with good waves and also laying on a towel in the sand and soaking up the warmth. I really like to go on nature walks [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 10: your strangest quirks

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 10:  your strangest quirks

A quirk is a little thing that makes you different from everyone else, or stand out from the crowd. They can be seen as adorable or repulsive, depending on your perception. Either way they always come with some awkwardness. Just because it's not average. It's unique. I would say that my strangest quirks include... picky [...]

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 9: what makes you uncomfortable?

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (ORANGE) day 9: what makes you uncomfortable?

What makes me most uncomfortable is being in a situation or environment that is completely new to me, and feeling like I need to please someone or multiple people, but I have no idea exactly what they want from me or how to be that. Really any place where there is pressure and expectations mixed [...]

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 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 [...]