Gratitude is a shield against existential dread…
Category Archives: #DailyWritingChallenge
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 6: Friendship – an anonymous blog
Once we’d established that our birthdays were on the same day, it was fixed: we were now best friends for life.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 5: Resilience – an anonymous blog
Of everything she’s done in life, this is the achievement she is most proud of.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 4: Guilt – an anonymous blog
I lied. Guilt. Overpowering guilt. Not just any lie. A lie to my parents.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 3: Honesty – an anonymous blog
It’s taken me years to realise that fitting in is not the goal. Honesty is more important than fitting in.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 2: Courage – an anonymous blog
I am afraid too, but I’d never admit it. So with heart beating in my chest, I traipse off into the darkness of the cabin to sort out the situation.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 1: Kindness – an anonymous blog
I discovered the Daily Writing Challenge – a community of people online who knew nothing of my circumstances but were continually kind and encouraging in their comments and responses. This community of kind people who I had never met gave me something positive to think about at a time when I needed it most.
The #DailyWritingChallenge Day 101: Reflections
At the start of lockdown I decided to use writing to create a positive daily habit and to also help me process my emotions about what was going on in the world. I started the #DailyWritingChallenge with the pledge to write every day, it was a pledge to myself. I shared this idea on TwitterContinue reading “The #DailyWritingChallenge Day 101: Reflections”
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 100: Humanity
Who am I? What do I do? Why do I do it? What is my purpose? What impact do I have? What will my legacy be? What kind of human being do I want to be? How do I want to be remembered?
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 99: Belonging
We long to be seen.
We long to be heard.
We long to be accepted.
We long to be valued.
We long to be loved.
We long to…be.