- Sitting through a Creative Writing class
- Sylvia Plath
- Copying all my poems from word documents onto paper by hand
- Taking a hot shower
- Death Cab for Cutie
- the smell of ink
- Challenges--such as writing in 2nd person, only dialogue, present tense, etc.
- Flipping through a Dictionary or Thesaurus
- Writing at night
- Iced tea, pajamas, and a messy ponytail
- Reading past journal entries
- Classical music
Umm...yeah, that's all I've got.