Creative Writing: Online Course


Writing has become a big part of my life, it didn’t take long for me to fall in love with it, and since graduating I thought I had a chance to really focus on writing a novel. And I have, and like any writer ideas get scrapped and we start fresh and new. I realized, though that I still needed to refine my writing skills.

I leaped into this by taking an online course through my local college. I started January, 10th, and for some reason have only got to mentioning it on this blog now. So far it’s been a lot of fun; the first week was basic introductions and figuring out the online system. The next two weeks focused on theme and setting, and characters.

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Photography is one of my new passions and it makes me really happy. I have no expensive DSLR camera (yet), but I do have my phone and it actually works pretty well. I love looking at photography tips on different blogs because I don’t have a good camera, and I’ve learned that sometimes it’s more about the lighting and the composition of the photo than whether or not you have a $500 camera in your hands.

I find I notice more now that I am constantly looking for a good shot to take. It’s opened my eyes and really made me believe that there really is beauty in everything.   Continue reading Photography