50 Things To Write About

50 Things To Write About

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As an English Major, it sometimes kills me to not have anything to write about. I have succumbed to creating a video to express what is on my mind (or for some project) instead of actually WRITING.

Writing is therapeutic, it can be one of the most stress relieving activities anyone could do. Yes, it can be difficult, especially if it is not your strong suit.

However, once someone decides to write, they either find themselves stumped, or clueless on where to start.

This could be entertaining, could pass the time, and could very well help anyone who is in a funk.

Enjoy :)

1.Tell a time when you got caught doing something embarrassing.

2. Imagine walking in to your house and you see your favorite performer walk out of your kitchen, what would you do?

3. Look around the room, what is wrong with this picture?

4. Tell a time in the seventh grade that you remember vividly.

5. Put yourself in the shoes of someone who is the complete opposite of you. What would they be doing right now?

6. Suddenly, you become trapped in a rap battle against Jay-Z, what is the first thing you will do or ask yourself?

7. A ruthless team of your old action figures/dolls suddenly come alive. They have tied you up and swore to get revenge for all the years of neglect, what is your mode of action? Explain what you will do to escape.

8. Write about a memorable experience in a hotel.

9. Describe the best college experience.

10. What gets under your skin the most? Describe.

11. You are watching a film based off of your life. Formulate a soundtrack. Why did you choose those songs?

12. Dogs or Cats? Why?

13. Put yourself in the shoes of your best friend.

14. If you woke up and found yourself to be an animal, what sort of creature would you be?

15. Animals can talk! And there’s an angry lion racing towards you, what do you say?

16. You are out with your friends and you are having the time of your life, what are you and your friends doing?

17. Does religion play a big part in your life? Explain.

18. What sort of goals do you set for yourself that you feel are often impossible? Why set them?

19. If you could have a superpower, what would it be?

20. Write a review of the last movie you saw.

21. Make an inanimate object come to life with your words.

22. What is standing in your way right now?

23. Marvel or DC?

24. Listen to Gospel music. What are you thinking?

25. How do you feel about politics?

26. What would life be like if humans were able to bend the elements?

27. Imagine yourself in the life of the movie “Antz”, what sort of insect would you be?

28. A man has offered you 1 million dollars, but on one condition. You must either live the rest of your life without deodorant/fragrance-scented-items, or shower only once a month, which do you choose?

29. Your best friend calls you on the phone crying, and the reason is because her balloon popped; they are distraught, hysterical, and they are looking towards you for comfort. What do you do?

30. Start off with the first five words that come to mind. Then, write down their opposites. Write a sentence that includes the word and its opposite.

31. If you could do a duet with your favorite singer, who would it be? And, what would you sing?

32. Write a list of things you would never do in your life, then, do them. Take a challenge.

33. What sort of talent did you wish you had?

34. Name a blessing in your life.

35. Write a script on you and Batman’s first encounter.

36. You’re a storm trooper stationed in the woods waiting to capture a kid who has been seen with a green light saber. You assume that your task is fruitless and boring, so you leave your spot and walk through the woods. While you are gone, you come across two strange characters dressed in long black robes, what happens?

37. Explain your adventures in #32.

38. Describe your relationship with your family.

39. There are five people in a holding cell. Two committed a crime, one has severe anxiety, the other is falsely accused of a crime and drunk, and the last is a character that you decide. What happens in this holding cell?

40. What if your high school was like “High School Musical”? Explain your experience.

41. If I looked under your bed, what would I find?

42. If you were tasked with a project to show awareness to a certain disability/foundation, what would it be, and how would you bring light to your chosen case?

43. What habit would you like to change?

44. List some of your greatest qualities.

45. Look up songs from different generations, describe the sort of feeling or thoughts that go through your mind while listening.

46. Describe your dream relationship.

47. Complete this thought: “If God and I were best friends…”

48. Who or what has your heart?

49. Do you believe in second chances?

50. Describe your favorite photograph.

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30 Things I'd Rather Be Than 'Pretty'

Because "pretty" is so overrated.
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Nowadays, we put so much emphasis on our looks. We focus so much on the outside that we forget to really focus on what matters. I was inspired by a list that I found online of "Things I Would Rather Be Called Instead Of Pretty," so I made my own version. Here is a list of things that I would rather be than "pretty."

1. Captivating

I want one glance at me to completely steal your breath away.

2. Magnetic

I want people to feel drawn to me. I want something to be different about me that people recognize at first glance.

3. Raw

I want to be real. Vulnerable. Completely, genuinely myself.

4. Intoxicating

..and I want you addicted.

5. Humble

I want to recognize my abilities, but not be boastful or proud.

6. Exemplary

I want to stand out.

7. Loyal

I want to pride myself on sticking out the storm.

8. Fascinating

I want you to be hanging on every word I say.

9. Empathetic

I want to be able to feel your pain, so that I can help you heal.

10. Vivacious

I want to be the life of the party.

11. Reckless

I want to be crazy. Thrilling. Unpredictable. I want to keep you guessing, keep your heart pounding, and your blood rushing.

12. Philanthropic

I want to give.

13. Philosophical

I want to ask the tough questions that get you thinking about the purpose of our beating hearts.

14. Loving

When my name is spoken, I want my tenderness to come to mind.

15. Quaintrelle

I want my passion to ooze out of me.

16. Belesprit

I want to be quick. Witty. Always on my toes.

17. Conscientious

I want to always be thinking of others.

18. Passionate

...and I want people to know what my passions are.

19. Alluring

I want to be a woman who draws people in.

20. Kind

Simply put, I want to be pleasant and kind.

21. Selcouth

Even if you've known me your whole life, I want strange, yet marvelous. Rare and wondrous.

22. Pierian

From the way I move to the way I speak, I want to be poetic.

23. Esoteric

Do not mistake this. I do not want to be misunderstood. But rather I'd like to keep my circle small and close. I don't want to be an average, everyday person.

24. Authentic

I don't want anyone to ever question whether I am being genuine or telling the truth.

25. Novaturient

..about my own life. I never want to settle for good enough. Instead I always want to seek to make a positive change.

26. Observant

I want to take all of life in.

27. Peart

I want to be honestly in good spirits at all times.

28. Romantic

Sure, I want to be a little old school in this sense.

29. Elysian

I want to give you the same feeling that you get in paradise.

30. Curious

And I never want to stop searching for answers.
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10 Places From Movies And TV You Can Visit In Real Life

It's like stepping into Hollywood!

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I am constantly so enamored by the world of Hollywood and by going to visit places I have seen on screen. It's always such an unreal feeling to see where my favorite pieces of entertainment were shot. Here are 10 places from some of our favorite movies to see and visit in the real world!

The High School from "10 Things I Hate About You"

If you have ever wanted to dance on the same stairs as Heath Ledger or just stand in the same courtyard as Julia Stiles then you're in luck! Along the water in Tacoma, Washington, Stadium High School is located which was used both inside and out as the high school from one of the greatest teen movies of all time. This school is massive and so beautiful it's almost Hogwarts level stunning.

Pacific Coast Academy from  "Zoey 101"

Growing up I always dreamed about going to Pacific Coast Academy and being best friends with Jamie Lynn Spears and one of those things can (kinda) become a reality! Located in Malibu is a beautiful campus called Pepperdine University and it is the school they used to shoot scenes of Zoey and the gang at PCA. It is a christian based college and is prestigious in it's own right so if unlike me you are smart enough you can live out my dreams.

Central City Police Department from "The Flash"

Have you ever wanted to show up to Detective Joe West's place of work? Well head to the Vancouver City Hall in Vancouver, Canada and you will recognize your surroundings as the Central City Police Department! If you are lucky enough to show up on a filming day, you might even seen the man himself — Barry Allen.

Forks High School from The Twilight Saga

Personally, I am more invested in Bella and Jacob but for all my Team Edward ladies (and gentleman) you can visit the real-life school where Bella and Edward first met and their love blossomed into whatever obsessive weird thing it was. They also used the parking lot at this school to film the infamous scene where Edward saves Bella from getting crushed by a car. The school is called Kalama High School and is located in Kalama, Washington

Max And Dani's House from "Hocus Pocus"

Anyone with taste loves the movie Hocus Pocus — that's just facts! And I have some good news for fans of the film...you can visit the infamous Denison house! Located in none other than Salem, Massachusetts you will find this beautiful home where my favorite siblings once lived.

Silent Hill from "Silent Hill"

I will say before talking about this place that visiting it is EXTREMELY dangerous as just like in the movie the town as been burning from below for years and years. This small town is called Centralia and is located Pennsylvania and has a roaring population of about four people.

Hobbiton from "Lord Of The Rings"

I am personally not a fan of Lord of the Rings but I know a lot of people are so I wanted to include this super cool place on the list. If you ever find yourself in New Zealand you can visit Hobbinton from the movies and spend a day living like your favorite characters.

Platform 9 3/4 from the Harry Potter Series

Now this place will unfortunately be packed with muggles of course but you can find it at King's Cross Station in London! If you are anything like me and are obsessed with these magical movies this is a dream destination just don't run too hard at the wall if you're a muggle it will probably end in a concussion.

East High from the High School Musical Saga

Located in Salt Lake City Utah is the real life East High that was used in the filming of all three High School Musical movies. It is my absolute dream to attend this high school and walk the halls of the greatest high school of all time. They used both the outside and inside and the school so every inch of the school will remind you of these great teen movies.

Gus and Hazel's Bench from "The Fault in Our Stars" 

If you ever wanted to visit the site of this kiss between star crossed lovers you're in luck! Located along a canal in Amsterdam is a bench that is clearly marked by all the fault in our stars graffiti. Recreate this cute picture with your significant other and use a quote from the movie — then you'll just win in life.

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