I just wanted to say that as a writer it is important to keep your passion alive by practicing.
"Practice, Miss Bennet. Practice. You can't do enough of it." Lady Catherine de Bourgh, Pride & Prejudice (1940 version movie)
I am consistently trying to find ways to keep practicing. Journaling of course is a great way. But it's more fun to find other little ways. Today I wrote a little poem on the memo section of a ziplock bag in my husband's lunch as I was packing it: