Today I am happy to be part of Writers Persevere! It’s an event that authors Angela Ackerman and Becca Puglisi are running for the next few days to celebrate their release of their newest book, The Emotional Wound Thesaurus: A Writer’s Guide to Psychological Trauma. This book looks at the difficult experiences embedded in our character’s backstory which will shape their motivation and behavior afterward.
Because Angela and Becca have spent the last year exploring painful human struggles, they wanted to highlight a very important aspect of overcoming difficult circumstances: it can make us stronger. I promised to let Angela hijack my blog today, so please read on!
Hi everyone! When you set out to find examples of inner strength, you don’t have to go very far. Right here in the writing community we see it every day. Continue reading
Posted in ADVENTURES, AWESOME PEOPLE, BOOK LAUNCH, WRITING RESOURCES
Tagged #writerspersevere!, Angela Ackerman, Becca Puglisi, D.G.Lambo, Donna Gwinnell Lambo-Weidner, inspiration, The Emotional Wound Thesaurus: A Writer’s Guide to Psychological Trauma, Writers Helping Writers, WRITING RESOURCES
Ahhh, Callanish. The moment we stepped into the circle, it felt like I’d crossed a threshold into another world. Immediately, I was drawn to this particular stone. Mostly since it was not much taller than I, but partly because she called to me, as if she had a story to tell.
Imagine my surprise when I leaned in for this photo, totally unprepared for the tale that she and her ancient monolithic sisters were about to share… Continue reading
Posted in ADVENTURES, ANCIENT WISDOM and TEACHINGS, ROAD TRIP, TRAVEL/PHOTO Themes
Tagged adventure, Callanish Standing Stones, D.G.Lambo, Donna Gwinnell Lambo-Weidner, dp_/photo-challenges/scale-2/, Isle of Lewis, Loch Roag, Outer Hebrides, Scotland
A Daily Post Photo Challenge – inspired by a recent accidental photo taken from a Chicago hotel room window…
Dusk nosedives, hits street below
a brave new world
Should I stay or should I go?
How about now? Continue reading