Writing exercises. What image does that conjure up in your mind? Do you see hours of boring writing chores that bog you down or only strengthen your inner suspicion that you are not a good writer?
The very word exercises brings with it the possibility or probability of yet another meaningless task to perform. I’m painting a pretty dismal picture here, aren’t I!
BUT, what if there were actually writing exercises that you could do that are fun? What if an exercise could hold multiple purposes that benefit you and others as well? And what if, during the course of this worthwhile writing project, you very quietly establish the enviable habit of writing and publishing on a regular basis? Maybe this isn’t so boring after all! [Read more…]