Blogging Ideas

While I’ve been creating this site, the one thought that keeps popping into my mind is how do people come up with their post ideas?  Do they surf the internet for the popular subjects currently discussed?  Or, do these writers pull a thought our of their head? For me, I hope the answer is somewhere in between.  I’ve never been one to follow the crowd or do what’s popular at that moment. On the other hand, I know what’s in my head and it scares me–imagine what it would do to regular people?  Too many thoughts ping-pong around in my …

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New Possibilities

I am so excited!  I get to participate in a new project that my writing group is setting up.  I’m hesitant though because of the requirements.  It is a series of stories bound together by the beginning plot.  It follows a certain family through time and tells their stories, which will be written by a different author. I’ve never written like this before but have wanted to try.  The most common doubts have cluttered my mind:  Can I do it? Will I write a story as good as the others?  Will my writing voice be as strong as the published …

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