"Thanks for the feedback on working towards a specific goal, Sophie. Point noted. However, I must counter the part about making excuses. I didn't mention those incidents to say, "woe is me." I was simply using them to explain why I may…"
"Here're two writing prompts for you for today: The first: You must finish this sentence in a metaphor, and then continue to write one paragraph in any way you want, but only one paragraph, no more, no matter how much the muse may…"
"These are all just excuses. The fact is, no matter what hardships or horrors you are going through in your life, they can't stop you from creating something beautiful. If you have a hand to write, a brain to think, a heart that feels, then you…"