eBook Review: The Ultimate Guide to Journaling

Posted on Feb 23, 2013 | 0 comments

ultimateguide Most books on journaling typically focus on a single aspect of the practice and the two I have written are no exception. Modern Journaling is the digital perspective on journaling and 101 Reasons to Write a Journal focuses on the motivation side. I’ve just finished reading a book that encompasses a little bit of everything you need to know about keeping a personal journal- The Ultimate Guide to Journaling by Hannah Braime.

If you were new to journaling or wanted to get the most out of keeping a personal journal or diary you could browse bookstores and pick out a half-dozen books to get you started. The great thing about The Ultimate Guide is that it is an all-in-one ebook that you can read and get a very good understanding of the entire journaling process without needing all of the other books you would typically need. The suggestions and advice given within aren’t vague or broad either. Instead you get practical advice and ideas that you can apply the next time you open up your journal. Take, for example, Part 2 of the book that lists 30 written journaling ideas. This isn’t 30 individual ideas but rather 30 sections with many ideas within each one! Where other journaling books give you a long list of prompts, The Ultimate Guide gives you different journaling exercises (body evaluation, free association, gratitude journal…) and then even adds many prompts divided up by the varying types (springboards, stepping stones, unsent letters, lists…).

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5 Ways to Enhance Your Digital Journaling

Posted on Jan 31, 2013 | 0 comments

I’m proud to share some wonderful insight from my friend Hannah Braime. She is a growing voice in both the journaling and wellness communities and I am very much enjoying her book The Ultimate Guide to Journaling which is available on Amazon (more on it when I am done!) As you will see, she shares many of the same feelings I have about the benefits of digital journaling. I hope that her words will help you as much as they have helped me.

Take it away Hannah!

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5 Ways to Enhance your Digital Journaling

The internet has changed our lives in a multitude of ways, including how we record our innermost thoughts and feelings. Digital journaling has been on the up over the past decade, to such an extent that you can now find numerous websites and software packages that offer one kind of digital journaling service or another.

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