stumblingyetwriting

Writing – a therapy?

“Writing is a form of therapy; sometimes I wonder how all those who do not write, compose or paint can manage to escape the madness, melancholia, the panic and fear which is inherent in a human situation.” – Graham Greene I have found the love of words to be deeply inspiring; writing allows me to […]

Remain Motivated With Your Writing

Anybody who has had the desire to write knows that just having the will to write has never helped. One needs huge amounts of motivation that is fuelled on a daily basis because writing isn’t a short time goal. Aspiring writers would like to write for a long time on a daily basis. Often, it […]

The ingredients for writing a book

BUY The ingredients for writing a book AT AMAZON Have you ever wanted a book that told you everything about writing. well, here it is. I have penned down a book which talks everything about writing. But remember, any book can only show you the way. It cannot make you write but only you can […]

On writing

“One thing that helps is to give myself permission to write badly. I tell myself that I’m going to do my five or 10 pages no matter what, and that I can always tear them up the following morning if I want. I’ll have lost nothing—writing and tearing up five pages would leave me no […]

Owning the real thing

20 year old Gina is always worried about owning her stuff. Here are a few fragments from her thoughts – oh my god. She still hasn’t returned my favorite white diamond like earrings.  I am sorry, I cannot share my novel collection with anybody.  I treasure them. I can’t stand when anybody touches my laptop […]

Reading a lot

Writing is about community,even if you write alone.  Some authors choose not to read anything while they are actively working on something.  That is fine.  But it seems obvious that the other half of writing is reading.  And not just reading our own writing. When you don’t read, you miss out on nourishment and inspiration.   […]

A time to protect…A time to realize…

      “When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes. Disappointment, defeat, and despair are the tools God uses to show us the way.” ― Paulo Coelho, Brida Did you know that finding a path which is your life’s destiny doesn’t happen by chance? […]

Having faith is like brushing your teeth

Lately, I have realized that it’s easier to talk about faith than practicing the same. Yet , however difficult it may seem, we can’t give up on faith for hope and faith alone can lead us to our destination. Keep going. Cry, complain, brood…when you wake up next morning, restore your faith no matter what. […]

The juggler

The juggler stops in the middle of the plaza, pulls out three oranges and begins to toss them. People gather around marvel at the grace and elegance of his movements. “That’s what life’s like, more or less. We always have an orange in each hand, and one in the air.  But that one in the […]

Prayers

In one of the prayers that Jesus thought us, it says, God’s will be done. When his will causes a problem, it also presents a solution.