Creative Journaling

Words by Denise Simmons

Words Words created, used, shaped into form Expressions born Single, duo, trioʼs and more Language shopping store Fantasy of words, spoken, written, Sometimes signed Created master pieces, words, riddles, rhymes, Letters, even musical chimes Shaping lives, history, love and glory Expressions of real human stories Seeing in heart how words create beautiful Mosaic ART Leaving ... Read More >>

2019-05-15T14:24:25+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Creative Journaling|

YES – A Poem by Hiro Boga

YES now this is what I feed myself: sleep in the nest of my feather bed; buttered cream of wheat with goat’s milk and cardamom beethoven quartets, shimmering jazz renata tebaldi’s legs wrapped around verdi. poems that bloom like roadside daisies jane hirshfield, seamus heaney basho. rilke white chrysanthemums in a blue vase my fingers ... Read More >>

2019-04-01T07:51:45+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Creative Journaling|

How to Journal for Love

This week offers us Valentine's Day on February 14th, a beautiful time to pause and reflect on love. There are so many ways to give and receive love in this life. As the saying goes..."Love makes the world go round." Love comes in many forms...romantic love, the love between a parent and a child, big ... Read More >>

2019-02-11T12:13:23+00:00 February 11th, 2019|Creative Journaling|

A Creative “End of Year” Journaling Process: Look Back & Look Forward

In addition to writing our IAJW blog and our Journal Juice Museletter for our community and members, I am also a regular guest writer for The Coaching Tools Company.  TCTC was founded by my dear friend and coaching colleague, Emma-Louise Elsey.  Her tools make great journaling exercises! My most recent guest article is offers you ... Read More >>

2018-12-09T16:54:56+00:00 December 9th, 2018|Creative Journaling|

Writing From the Body

Writing is not just an activity of the mind (thinking), but rather it involves the heart (emotions), spirit (essence) and the body (physical) parts of the self as well.  Allow your whole self to inspire your writing.  The urge to create comes from within. John Lee, author of Writing from the Body: For Writers, Artists, and ... Read More >>

2018-06-05T11:52:55+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Creative Journaling, Uncategorized|