Writer’s Quote Wednesday – “The Winds of Change” ~ Rumi
Welcome! This is an open invitation to join in on my blogging event called, Writer’s Quote Wednesday. This is your chance to highlight your favorite author’s quotes that give inspiration to you as a writer. Do you feel like your writing is getting stale? Are you looking for inspiration to keep writing? Then you have come to right spot!
All you have to do is find your favorite quote. Find something that truly speaks to you. This does not have to pertain just to writing. It can be any kind of quote as long as it made an impact on you. Then, write a post and include your quote.
There are no rules to follow. Either create your own sayings (because after all, we are all writer’s here) or use a quote from a famous author that you find gives you inspiration. Just make sure that credit is given for other’s work. You can use Fotoflexer or Picmonkey, or any other program that you wish to make your own images. Click the links to go to the programs.
Be ready to take part with videos and words, photos, and any other media you care to share. I would love to hear some quotes spoken or even sung! Please make sure and give credit to the author of the quote. If it is an image quote you found on the internet, please say where you found it.
Each Wednesday, I will post the prompt and all you have to do is take part! You have from that Wednesday until the following Monday night to post your quotes. That will give me time to do a weekly wrap up and the new quote for the following week. On Tuesday, I will post a Weekly Recap of the past week’s quotes with links back to your blogs.
I will share your images on social media for added exposure. Copy the badge above and include it on your own post.
Please be aware that I do NOT receive any emails from WordPress any longer. I am using the reader exclusively. Please make sure that your pingback works on my Wednesday post so that I can find you. ❤
Tag your post on your own blog as “Writer’s Quote Wednesday,” so we can find the posts in the reader. On your own blog post do a ping-back to THIS post and make sure to “like” or “comment” on everyone else’s post. A ping-back is when you embed (or copy) the HTTP:// address of my weekly prompt into your own blog post.
Make sure to check my weekly prompt (this post) to see if your entry is there. You can copy the HTTP:// address of your blog post and include it in the comments section of my original weekly prompt if that works better for you.
Ronovan, from Ronovan Writes and I have joined forces! He has been linking his #BeWoW blog share (Be Wonderful on Wednesday) now to include: Be Writing on Wednesday. If you would like to combine both posts feel free to do so and link them to my post. I will make sure and add you to the quote wrap-up I do each Tuesday. Please make sure and check out Ron’s blog for more writing inspiration and motivation!
After I get moved I will resume the Writer’s Quote Wednesday Weekly Wrap-up. It has been impossible to keep up with. Thanks for understanding. ❤
Image credit: Personal Excellence
I love inspirational quotes about personal change. You know, where you make positive changes in your attitude, appearance, or habits? These changes are healthy and show that you are making headway in the game of life.
I embraced this change yesterday with a new haircut. Sometimes a girl just needs something to get her thinking in a different direction. With the move to Colorado, I figured it was time to lop off the locks and start fresh.
Much like this quote from Rumi, “Yesterday I was clever so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing MYSELF,” 2015 has been my year of changes. I have looked at myself in every light I can and reevaluated where I am at this ‘silver threading’ stage of my life.
Here are my last five goals to complete by year-end 2015:
- Move from Florida to Colorado.
- Finish writing my book, “The Swamp Fairy.”
- Continue with my exercise program and losing 10 pounds.
- Continue to explore eating gluten-free.
- Spend more time doing the fun things in life – in other words, walk away from the computer more!
By the way, do you know who Rumi is?
Image credit: Wikipedia “Rumi – Poet”
Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī, also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī, Mawlānā/Mevlânâ, Mevlevî/Mawlawī, and more popularly simply as Rumi, was a 13th-century Persian poet, jurist, Islamic scholar, theologian, and Sufi mystic. Wikipedia
Buried: Mevlana Museum, Konya, Turkey
WAKE UP and share a quote that meant something to you this week! Embrace your own winds of change!
Thanks for hanging in there with me! I love seeing all of you!