Tag Archives: motivation

Faith

I sense the void within my heart An abstract feeling of confusion I search my way through the dark And find there is nothing my hands can touch My mind paints the picture of smiles Smiles for nothing At nothing Then my heart skips a beat It knows there is a wish coming true A […]

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Wanting

Neglecting sorrow through the years A painful need to shed the tears Seclusion haunts an ugly fear Past gone by It disappears Disturbance floods her troubled mind As youthful joys are left behind Anguish hides from prying eyes Forgotten times She’ll never find

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Lullaby

Sorrowful angel Sheds sweet tears Pain cannot hide Her tormented fears Mortified angel Will sing a song true All twisted lullabies And visions of you

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My Muse-ical Process

It’s probably no surprise that music has always inspired me to write; this has been my process since I was a teenager. I’ve written about music and writing before on Poeta Officium but I thought I’d write about it again seeing as it has been the main driving force behind my story ideas lately. Most of you […]

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The Writer – A Short Description

So as I sit preparing to write … my words are failing me. My mind is failing me. My heart is pleading with me …… ‘for the love of God – write something!!’ Fingers at the ready, resting on the keyboard…yet so very still… And my words fail me. And my mind fails me. And […]

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Goals For The Week…And Beyond

I can’t believe Saturday has come around so fast. We are officially in holiday mode (well, the kids are) and again, not a lot of writing was done this week. I have, however, made a decision. Drumroll. Ok, so it’s not all that dramatic but every time I look at my current word count and […]

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Know Thyself Challenge Day 13; What Motivates You To Keep Writing?

This is what Writer’s Relief is asking today: What motivates the writer to keep writing? Aaaaah…… For me, its knowing that I will feel that sense of relief after I have finished my piece. Whether it’s my 500 words for the day, my short story, my brainstorming session. Its knowing that I will eventually sit […]

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Challenge Day 2; Ask A Question: Why Do You Write?

Okey dokey. Day 2 of my challenge. Asking a question. Here goes. I want to know –  Why Do You Write? Yes, it’s a very basic question. But I want to know. What goes through your mind when you get that urge to write? In other words; what gets your literary rocks off? Me? It’s […]

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The Very Inspiring Blogger Award

I am so so SO pleased to announce that Amy from Pen Names and Other Escapes has nominated me for The Very Inspiring Blogger Award! I want to shout out a HUGE thank you to Amy for considering me for this award, it really does mean A LOT!!! Please go and visit her blog, she […]

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The Writing Process

It has been almost a month since I started Poeta Officium. And in this month I have learned so much from all of you, I actually can’t believe how far I have progressed as a writer. I will now add the corny tear jerking ‘Thank you, thank you so much’ …. but I truly do mean […]

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