Writing 101: Day Ten – Update Your Readers Over A Cup Of Coffee #GlobalGoals
Today’s Writing 101, day ten:
No matter what type of blog you have, it’s sometimes necessary to post updates: from project news to personal messages about what’s going on in your life. One creative approach to an update post is a “virtual coffee date,” as seen on Kate Goes Global, which is like catching up with an old friend over a cup of coffee.
In her post, Kate begins each paragraph with If we were having coffee right now… and then adds a detail. You can share any details you’d like and include as many as you want, as long as you begin each with If we were having coffee right now… (or a variation of this phrase, as seen on Girl with the Red Hair).
It’s a simple idea, but offers a bit more structure to your post — and is a lot more fun. So today, write an update post in the form of a virtual coffee date.
If this post isn’t fitting for your blog, or just not your style, here’s your alternative: use a coffee shop as your inspiration.
- Set your poem or short story in a cafe.
- Go to your neighborhood spot with your laptop or notebook and free-write for 20 minutes, prompted by what you observe.
- Love or hate coffee? Tell us why.
If we were having coffee right now…I would say “Nice meeting you, I finally added Blogging as one of my hobbies”.
Did you know that..
On September 25th 2015, 193 world leaders will commit to 17 Global Goals to achieve 3 extraordinary things in the next 15 years. End extreme poverty. Fight inequality & injustice. Fix climate change. The Global Goals for sustainable development could get these things done. In all countries. For all people.
1 – No Poverty
2 – Zero Hunger
3 – Good Health and Well-Being
4 – Quality Education
5 – Gender Equality
6 – Clean Water and Sanitation
7 – Affordable and Clean Energy
8 – Decent Work and Economic Growth
9 – Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
10 – Reduced Inequalities
11 – Sustainable Cities and Communities
12 – Responsible Consumption and Production
13 – Climate Action
14 – Life Below Water
15 – Life On Land
16 – Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
17 – Partnerships for the Goals
I am supporting all of the goals, but if I have to choose one, I support Goal #3 GOOD HEALTH AND WELL BEING, if we have this, we have all the energy to do the rest of 16 goals.
Let us be part of this campaign, so which goal are you supporting?
Official Website: http://www.globalgoals.org/
Facebook Page, here