"101 Writing Prompts" is a journal to write in. Whether you are a creative writer looking for inspiration, or an over worked and stressed out mom, the creative writing prompts in this journal can help. Simply open this journal to any page, find a question or writing prompt that matches your mood, and start writing. The writing prompts in this book follow the "scenario and question" and "what if" format. For example, a typical writing prompt may state: "A bully is harassing your child in the park. What do you say to stop it?" In another example: "You find an unused baby crib in a yard sale. What do you think?" Additionally, a "what if" question may ask: "What if the government installed surveillance cameras in every home? How would this impact your behavior and conversations?" The basic concept of this style of writing prompt is to create an image in your mind, and then pop a question that requires you to evaluate your morals, personal courage, resolve, aversion to risk, or assertiveness relevant to the scenario. In the process, you learn something about yourself, while discovering a painless way to actively engage in journal writing. Start your journal of self-exploration and discovery today. This journal to write in journal notebook includes over 100 detailed writing prompts, and is an ideal way to stimulate creativity, mindfulness, and self-awareness.
The frantic pace of our noisy world and conflicting demands bombard our souls. We find it hard to hear God in the chaos of our everyday lives. How can we slow down to be with and experience his presence? One faith practice many people of faith follow is going on a spiritual retreat. Spiritual Retreats: A Guide to Slowing Down to be with God is a manual to learn about retreats, the many types and benefits of attending one, how to best prepare your heart before arriving at a retreat center, and how to bring home and apply to our daily life, the lessons learned from our time with God. We often find it easier to live in our comfortable routines, excuses, and fear of the unknowns about a retreat. This book through its practical tips, resources, blessings, stories, and inspiration will motivate the reader to put aside the busyness, clamor, and stresses of life to be with God. "Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest."