This Sunday, my daughter Pam is marrying her soulmate, Jon. All the final pieces of the planning are falling into place. This is a time when I will lay aside all my writing responsibilities and enjoy the weekend.
I am always encouraging readers of this blog to write every day. To quote Ecclesiastes “There is a time for everything under the sun.” A time to write and a time to lay aside your pen. Every writer needs a vacation from penning words to enjoy their surroundings. Whether it’s a wedding or a walk on the beach or around the block. Enjoy the moments. Your writer brain will be cataloguing each activity. The joy, the smells, sights and sounds will come flooding back insisting on a place in your WIP.
I’ll share the joy of my daughter’s wedding then relax a day from all the hubbub. I’ll be refresh and ready to create words on my keyboard once again.
Please share the activities you love that have interrupt your writing time and how they inspire your words later.