The ability to live forever; to have legendary status
Is there anything you have in your mind or in your life’s story that you want to
always remember or to pass along to others?
This isn’t a fantastic idea; isn’t this the same mindset behind keepsakes?
Do you have keepsakes, or collections?
Do you know anyone who does?
Do you think keeping words may be important to some people?
How would someone do that?
BettermentThe act or process of improving something
Do you believe your ideas can positively impact others around you?
Why or why not?
Can you think of a thought or idea of yours are worth sharing, with the end goal of
Is helping others a motivator for you?
Self ExpressionThe expression of one’s individuality
Why is self expression powerful?
Self AwarenessTo understand oneself on a deeper level of body or mind; not influenced by others
Have you ever wondered something; and you are stuck for an answer until you
muse out loud?
Magic transcends when a spoken word or concept is heard. Quite often, a deeper
understanding or insight is then understood.
It is the same with writing.
By writing our thought down we may then gain a deeper understanding of our
thoughts and opinions.
Did you know...
Stephen King writes 2000 words a day?
Do you think one becomes a better writer
Do you think we can learn what good
writing is by reading?
Do you think you can find your
favorite style of writing, by reading a
variety of writing styles?
Did you know…
In Elon Musk’s biography we are told
that as a teen, he often read up to 10
hours a day.
How does one get proficient at a foreign
How does one excel at a sport?
How does one become an aficionado at a
You got it! Practice.
Think of writing as an art form,
where the ideas and thoughts within us
are transferred onto paper or onto an electrical device
to be read,
and understood by others.
What, if any, was new information or concepts for you in the presentation?
What, if anything, inspired you, and in what ways?
What, if anything, left you flat. In what ways?
Is writing a skill you want to develop? Why or why not?
How many books or articles do you read in a week, a Month?
*Choose a writing journal.
*Choose the number of words you will
*Choose the number of books or articles
you will read.
*Choose to commit to bring your thoughts
and ideas about your reading or writing to
the group tomorrow.
For the week of camp we will meet here and dive
into writing together.
Today was an overview. Information gathered and
shared among this group.
Tomorrow when we come together, we will open
up with the writing challenge sharing time.
Followed by a bit of discussion-input and
excellence based feedback from the group.
There will be a bit of diving into more insight in the
craft of writing with a new power point
We will finish up with another, writing challenge.