My fool-proof journal entry technique

November 14th, 2014
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Every Friday, I like to tell you about the newest Gadanke Workshop that went live the Monday before. It’s my chance to remind you to pause, grab your journal, and watch the workshop if you haven’t. It’s also an opportunity to write to you and just tell you a little about what’s going on here and things like why I created the week’s workshop.

This week’s workshop: A fool-proof journal entry technique

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Paperclipping a journal entry

October 23rd, 2014
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Every once and a while, I like to layer different papers in a journal entry. When you do this multiple times, it gives your journal more bulk and variety. I think that added texture makes a journal feel more fun.

Your eye will immediately be drawn to a page that’s different than others, too. The above page is from an older version of Gadanke’s best selling writing prompt journal – the She introspective journal. The entry was a simple reminder to myself. See how layering gave my little note so much dimension? Using the brightly colored Italian paper that came in the journal as the background paper really adds an extra punch. So does the fun paperclip!

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Favorite poem journal entry

September 26th, 2014
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If you flip through the pages of all the Gadanke journals that people have shared, you’ll see a lot of really fun ideas for the mini envelopes that come in many of our writing prompt journals. I absolutely love these envelopes.

Let me show you what I did with the one that comes in the She journal.

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