Writing 101 – Unlock the Mind

Prompt #1: “To get started, let’s loosen up. Let’s unlock the mind. Today, take twenty minutes to free write. And don’t think about what you’ll write. Just write. The twist – publish this stream-of-consciousness post on your blog”.

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Just in time. When I recently posted about my stagnant writing journey, I received a stinging, wake-up slap from WP (it’s actually a subscription email from WordPress in my inbox). This is my first time ever signing up for this assignment.

Phew! Tough one, especially when it comes from someone whose English isn’t her native language, within this time zone differences, fastened to a back-aching chair from 9-6, with both eyeballs heavier than her lunchbox. It also felt like I am participating in “Typing Challenge”; concurrently gawking at the digital clock with a solid thesaurus ready for reference. Trust me, mind-boggling.

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