Oh, hi, hey, is this thing on?

Yeah. So I’ve been MIA for a week or so. I’m not really sure why. Every time I sat down to write my mind went blank. I’m discovering that my life is fairly boring. BUT, I keep finding great writing prompts all over the internet. So, I’m going to be working on MightyGirl’s Mighty Life List. But that is going to take awhile. In the meantime, I found one called 30 Days of Truth in various places (google 30 Days of Truth to find others who’ve done this) and I think I’m going to use this for inspiration for awhile. The list looks like this:

Day 01 → Something you hate about yourself.
Day 02 → Something you love about yourself.
Day 03 → Something you have to forgive yourself for.
Day 04 → Something you have to forgive someone for.
Day 05 → Something you hope to do in your life.
Day 06 → Something you hope you never have to do.
Day 07 → Someone who has made your life worth living for.
Day 08 → Someone who made your life hell, or treated you like shit.
Day 09 → Someone you didn’t want to let go, but just drifted.
Day 10 → Someone you need to let go, or wish you didn’t know.
Day 11 → Something people seem to compliment you the most on.
Day 12 → Something you never get compliments on.
Day 13 → A band or artist that has gotten you through some tough ass days. (write a letter.)
Day 14 → A hero that has let you down. (letter)
Day 15 → Something or someone you couldn’t live without, because you’ve tried living without it.
Day 16 → Someone or something you definitely could live without.
Day 17 → A book you’ve read that changed your views on something.
Day 18 → Your views on gay marriage.
Day 19 → What do you think of religion? Or what do you think of politics?
Day 20 → Your views on drugs and alcohol.
Day 21 → (scenario) Your best friend is in a car accident and you two got into a fight an hour before. What do you do?
Day 22 → Something you wish you hadn’t done in your life.
Day 23 → Something you wish you had done in your life.
Day 24 → Make a playlist to someone, and explain why you chose all the songs. (Just post the titles and artists and letter)
Day 25 → The reason you believe you’re still alive today.
Day 26 → Have you ever thought about giving up on life? If so, when and why?
Day 27 → What’s the best thing going for you right now?
Day 28 → What if you were pregnant or got someone pregnant, what would you do?
Day 29 → Something you hope to change about yourself. And why.
Day 30 → A letter to yourself, tell yourself EVERYTHING you love about yourself.

So. That’s the list. I’ve researched it briefly and it seems to be the same everywhere, so I’m thinking even thought some of these are scary to write about, it will be a good exercise in self-reflection and opening up about stuff. Feel free to start your own 30 days. These won’t be 30 consecutive days, just 30 posts peppered between posts about everything else. I just needed a little push to get back to writing again.


5 thoughts on “Oh, hi, hey, is this thing on?

  1. I wish I had the time to join you but I am looking forward to reading your posts instead. So far your first few are wonderful reads.

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