Writing with Power: Practical Advice
"Give yourself as much practice as you can at
putting experienced thinking on paper. That means keeping a diary or
journal or folder for your thoughts and reactions. Have a place where
you talk to yourself on paper and aren't afraid to explore thoughts as
well as feelings."—Peter Elbow, from his book Writing
with Power: Techniques for Mastering the Writing Process
Here's a book I use for inspiration and ideas, often.
Now we are on our short end-of-term break, why not seek out this book
and follow some of its wonderful advice?