Behind the Scenes, New Releases, The Writer's Desk, Writing, inspiration
Sonder is defined as the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own. Originally from the Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows, which has a lot more beautiful neologism definitions like this you might enjoy.
Sonder is not a "real" word as it is not in any of the standard dictionaries. It's in Urban Dictionary, which is pretty standard to me because the definition of Lena makes me sound like I have myself together, which I obviously do (some restrictions may apply).
motivation, Behind the Scenes, inspiration, The Writer's Desk, Writing, Writing Wednesday
Sometimes the river of words dries up, even for the most experienced authors. This used to be my default mode. It’s the very reason I have a tote full of partially written stories. I’d start the novel, thousands of words would pour out, then they trickled before turning into a drip that found my fingers hovering over the keyboard trying to figure out what to write. The rule to follow to combat writer’s block is:
inspiration, Lena's Life, writing distractions
While romcoms don’t have a rabid fanbase comic book movies do after Hallmark movie premiere my mom (let’s call her Momma Lena so I don’t get in trouble for talking about her in my blog by name) and I set aside time to discuss these movies.