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Writing is a sign,  an expression, a sharing of the soul. Today I read a creative nonfiction project that my son wrote for a writing class in college. Four years ago. It turned up randomly, accidentally, intentionally. Regardless, it was … Continue reading

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Give and Take

Jun 10, 2014 Writing 101, Day Seven: Give and Take Focus today’s post on the contrast between two things. The twist? Write the post in the form of a dialogue. “No,” she said. “But why, Ma? Isn’t life worth it?” “Not … Continue reading

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Front Door Shoes

Loss Part II Yesterday’s prompt asked us to write about loss, in a three part series – which I took to mean yesterday, today and tomorrow. This is Number Two of Loss. I can include today’s cue too, however. Front … Continue reading

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Unblock The Mind

Writing 101, Unblock The Mind It’s not my mind that feels blocked, it’s my time. It has been hi-jacked into many (many!) diverging and interesting directions and I can’t keep up. Happy, sad, annoying, financial, familial, all types of occurrences … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Challenge

Flash fiction six word challenge: Better late than not at all… Death is life’s wake up call.     http://dailypost.wordpress.com/?dp_writing_challenge=flash-fiction    

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201 Challenge, Day Three

Day Three of 201 challenge – write about why you first starting blogging. I paraphrase but that’s the idea. I started blogging to write – but also to write about the experience of losing both my parents, in a relatively … Continue reading

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No Good Reason?

If ever there is a reason I am NOT doing well on my 201 Challenges, yesterday was one of them! I had the complete opposite experience when I did 101, but that was then and this is now. I have … Continue reading

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