“the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars.” ― Jack Kerouac, On the Road
"I'm An Author" pinned from Nutrizonia's blog. She writes, “I believe that writing is for the knowledgeable people, it’s almost like a sacred act, the transformation of ideas, descriptions, places, and emotions into words is a dreamlike doing, therefore writing is created by articulate, and eloquent persons, thus I’m not a writer.” http://www.nutrizonia.com/who-im-i-a-writer-or-a-blogger/#sthash.idnvvIz7.dpuf
findingmyrecovery: Wanted to share this helpful tool with anyone who needs it. A lot of people have a hard time putting their feelings into words and identifying what emotions they are feeling. This is called a feeling wheel. It can help you get to the core emotion you are experiencing and help you name each feeling when you’re overwhelmed with many emotions
THEY ARE ALL OKAY, and all those things could exist in THE SAME WOMAN. Women shouldn’t be valued because we are strong, or kick-ass, but because we are people. So don’t focus on writing characters who are strong. Write characters who are people.