While I enjoy attending workshops and lectures, sometimes I need inspiration in smaller doses.
During my teaching years, I would pop my head in a neighboring classroom and chat briefly between periods. Those three to five minutes of conversation would be all that I needed to receive (give) encouragement and support.
As a writer, I have to think outside the box if I want that small dose of inspiration. I could call a friend or family member, but the conversation could easily extend beyond five minutes and derail my daily writing practice.
I found the solution in the most unlikely of places—YouTube.
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