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Your Dead Ends Are Sacred Ground

I want to hear about your dead ends. The forks in your road. The moments where you followed each delightful breadcrumb, looked for signs, pulled some cards, prayed for help... and still ended up here. On your knees. Wrecked with shaky indecision. Or staring blankly at the wall, curled like a zombie into the crevices … Continue reading Your Dead Ends Are Sacred Ground

When a Friend Criticizes Your Writing

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At the end of my senior year in college, a Facebook trend popped up called "The 60 Day Challenge." It was a fun little game with 60 days of writing prompts, and every day you shared a photo and story about yourself based on the prompt. I started doing the 60 Day Challenge along with … Continue reading When a Friend Criticizes Your Writing

Welcome to My New Creative Writing Facebook Group!

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I love writing stories and love letters for you here on my blog. I'm never going to stop. But what I've been craving lately is a community. A place where heart-centered creatives can have back-and-forth conversations about writing, publishing, creativity, confidence, editing, and the creative process. A place where writers at any level can feel … Continue reading Welcome to My New Creative Writing Facebook Group!

3 Reasons Why Your Writing Feels Stuck

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"Blogging just seems kindof easy for me, you know?" I told my friend over the phone, explaining my predicament. After years of creating positive social media and blog posts, I wasn't sure what to make next. Did I want to write another self-help book? Did I want to stretch myself and write a novel? Or … Continue reading 3 Reasons Why Your Writing Feels Stuck

Safe and Trusting: A Grounding Prayer

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I wrote this grounding prayer to help you come back home to yourself in moments of doubt, confusion, and anxiety. I hope it helps you center into the present moment & tune into the miracles that are unfolding right here, right now. xx Kelsey * * * It is safe to be where I am. … Continue reading Safe and Trusting: A Grounding Prayer