1. Here is the journal prompt for today: List the components for your perfect day.

    I did a very simple watercolor wash background before writing the prompt and the beginning of my list.

    Music: "Quasi Motion" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

    # vimeo.com/37710711 Uploaded
  2. Why should you keep fortunes from fortune cookies?

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  3. The branches of the willow tree make spaces for journal writing when the book is turned sideways.

    Music by: "Bouchon (with Les Gauchers Quintet)" by Lee Maddeford (leemaddeford.ch)

    # vimeo.com/39298932 Uploaded
  4. In this tutorial, you will see how to create a repetitive pattern to be used as a border or as a background for a journal page.

    One prompt is included as a jump start to your writing.

    For more visual writing prompts please visit: gracemendez.com

    # vimeo.com/48463130 Uploaded
  5. An easy to make origami house with a secret writing place.
    Materials needed: one sheet of paper, pen or pencil, bone folder or scissors, adhesive (glue stick or gel medium)

    Music: Drogue by Salam

    # vimeo.com/57172222 Uploaded

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