It has been awhile since I've written a FiveMinuteFriday post. There is a wonderful group of lively ladies that gather every Friday in anticipation of 'the word' over at Lisa-Jo Baker's blog. She gives us a word prompt and we all have fun free writing for five minutes. Then without a lot of editing, we post what flowed out of our hearts. Then we read what each other wrote and laugh and wonder and sometimes even cry. It is amazing what can be said in five minutes. This week the word is..........
I have had that song in my head all day, just waiting for a chance to sit down and write, for just 5 minutes. Just 5 minutes to write. Imagine that. I am so busy that I can't sneak 5 minutes into this day to write. And soooo.... it is now tomorrow and I am making an effort to write.
Imagine that? It takes effort to write. Imagine that. When I told my husband what I was going to write about, the word imagine, for 5 minutes, he was quick to say, "Don't quote John Lennon." Hmmm... did everyone get this song stuck in their head all day long, or does he just know me better than I think. Imagine that..
So here I am sitting in a crowded coffee house on a drizzly rainy cool Saturday afternoon. The clouds come in and the people need coffee, I guess. And I am imagining myself being a writer, like a real writer, like hmmm... I am realizing that a real writer works hard.