As a writer I know that deep down each of us has stories worth telling. The writing prompts offered here will help you find your own special voice. Read them, let your mind wander freely and listen carefully to the voice within. Then begin writing. Don’t be afraid. Just write what you want to say. Amaze yourself!...
In an essay for the September 16 Wall Street Journal, Rabbi Jonathan Sacks spoke about the coming High Holy Days for Jewish people, and said something very important:
”As we ask God to write us in the Book of Life, he asks us, what have you done with your life thus far? Have you thought about others or only about yourself? Have you brought healing to a place of human pain or hope where you found despair? You may have been a success, but have you also been a blessing?…”
Such an important question, whether we have been a blessing to others, to the world. How will you answer that question?
What are the lessons to be learned from the floodings in Houston and Florida? What do we need to change or do to protect ourselves in the future when this happens again? We have got to correct our mistakes if we are to have a better outcome. What do you think we need to do?
Challenge: Create a Story in only 6 words.
Can you do it?