I needed to research the sound of wind and waves for a sailing segment of my WIP, and this is my inspiration (skip ahead 30 seconds to get to the sailing):
Wow, I love being a writer in this day and age!
Get out and get creating!
By Cheryl Reif
You’ve probably read the same tips I have: Have a smart phone? Check Facebook while standing in line at the post office! Respond to Twitter messages while waiting for your dentist! Catch up on your news feed while sitting on the pot! For years, I thought the path to increased productivity was to squeeze in MORE–more […]
K.T. Hanna says
Researching is definitely one of my favourite things about writing. I wish I could call writing my job, but in a way it’s probably my 2nd job 😉 I just don’t get paid for it yet.
Awesome video – I’ll always have a soft spot for sailing. I miss my home country.
Isn’t Youtube a great resource for research?! One of my chapters involves a pioneer family’s trek through deep woods. One video in particular that I saved evokes the images and detail I needed and, next to actually getting out there and hiking (which we do, but not every day :-)has stirred my imagination, too. Like you, I find it fascinating to be a writer in this day and age!
TL Conway says
This video is awesome! I’ve always had a fascination with the sea and sailing. I bet this proved to be a great resource!
Hmm….wonder what I can google and watch under the umbrella of “research”?
Nicole Schuman says
This is really cool! The sound of the sea really never fails to soothes you. Great job!
Searching is lovely like travelling and get adventure with, just like writing, you need to explore your self in order to form a kind of a word/ articles that will bring a huge happiness to a reader…