Once the news is delivered, sound comes back slowly, but what was black and white takes longer to return to color, if it ever does. You do not know if it does, truth be told because it hasn’t yet. It is not black and white all the time anymore, but it is not full color … Continue reading Fearless Writing Challenge: Day 14, Page 3
Once upon a time, I began to write a story. This was a very long time ago, and since then I have begun several more. Some, (well, one), I finished. (Even though it was half-baked, but we can discuss that later...) In any event, the pages I wrote and the outline I drew have been … Continue reading Fearless Writing Challenge; Day 12 or The Prologue
I'll be honest, right about now I am thinking I am a little nuts for committing to this challenge. I mean, truth be told, some most days I am writing the poem of the day in bed at 11:55. Here's a secret: On those nights I joke that I am going to use my emergency poem that … Continue reading Fearless Writing Challenge; Day 10 or Walking the Walk
This post is inspired by Derek Sivers and the now page movement. I decided to write this post today because I've had a super-full day and I needed to write something easy and light. Hi, I’m Jessica Johnson. I live in Aptos, California and I’m focused on: Writing a poem a day and posting it on … Continue reading Fearless Writing Challenge; Day 9 or A Break While I Catch My Breath
I've read over my last three posts about my big boobs and decades of being stared at, leered at, commented about, and insulted. Who knew the subject of boobs was such a heavy one? I mean figuratively, not literally, because I definitely know how literally heavy they are. There are a couple of things that have … Continue reading Fearless Writing Challenge Days 7 & 8: Who knew boobs were so heavy?
I didn't realize how angry and objectified comments about my boobs made me feel until I started writing about it. Them. It's like I have unleashed a lifetime of anger about it. Since I started getting boobs my sophomore year of high school (I was a late bloomer), I've been getting unwanted attention from people … Continue reading Day 6: Final Reflections on the Subject of My Big Boobs