The Joy of Writing Journal: Spark Your Creativity in 8 Minutes a Day
Worldchangers Media, 2022
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Proven advice and inspiring tools will spark unexpected breakthroughs in your writing.
The Joy of Writing Journal makes journaling easy, fun, and exhilarating. In just 30 days, you will learn simple tips to spark creativity and transform your writing habits for good. What sets the Award-winning The Joy of Writing Journal apart from other writing prompt journals? It’s interactive! The writing prompts are accompanied by inspiring videos, audio meditations, visualizations, bonus materials, tips, and a supportive journaling community. Just hover your smartphone over the QR codes to bring the digital content to life. Planning Pages make it easy to write consistently. Whether you need fresh inspiration for your writing project, motivation for creating poetry, ideas for a book, or you’re well on your way to producing the great American novel, The Joy of Writing Journal will help you take your writing to the next level.
Lisa Tener is a leading book writing and publishing coach and author of The Joy of Writing Journal: Spark Your Creativity in 8 Minutes a Day (which won 5 book awards including the Nautilus, IPPY and Ben Franklin). Winner of the Silver Stevie Award for Coach/Mentor of the year, Lisa has helped thousands of aspiring writers through coaching services/courses. Her clients have signed 5- and 6-figure book deals with top publishers. Lisa has been quoted in the New York Times and throughout media. She is also known for her Get Your Writing Done program, to help anyone consistently enter a state of flow, write regularly with ease, write their most inspired work and complete writing projects with ease.
Day 8: Explore Your Inner Garden
Imagine transporting yourself to a paradise-like garden where nature nourishes you as you write in a state of deep creative flow. Wouldn’t it be powerful to access an inner landscape like this no matter where you write?
Listen to this guided visualization to experience your secret inner garden—or just imagine your inner garden by reading the text below:
Listen to the Meditation:
Explore Your Inner Garden
Close your eyes and imagine walking up a path to a secret garden. Imagine that you open a gate and enter a space where you are surrounded by beauty, with many varied landscapes and areas to be and create.
Write about the path, the gate, the garden. Employ all your senses. Explore.
Day 14: Visions and Dreams for My Writing Life
This video reveals the dreams of writers we love:
Watch the Video:
Visions and Dreams of Writers We Love
After publishing my first book, it took me over a decade to finally finish another. Striving for perfection, we can stifle our dreams. Many of my wild or not-so-wild visions include writing in multiple genres—a book of poems, a novel, a playful little book about teaching writing in Bangkok.
Five wild visions or dreams for your writing and life are:
Pick one and imagine this dream or vision coming true. Or, even bolder, live out the dream and then write about it!