Add All of Your Blog Posts to August's Open Thread

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more

Sign Up for August's NaBloPoMo

The theme for August is MNEMONIC. ...more

Dive Into Your Memories with August's NaBloPoMo

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month?  ...more

Add All of Your Blog Posts to July's Open Thread

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more

Sign Up for July's NaBloPoMo

The theme for July is DECADE. ...more

NaBloPoMo September 2014 Blogroll

The theme for September is HEALING. ...more
This is my first go at joining. Does the theme have to be strictly adhered to? I'm not sure how ...more

NaBloPoMo September 2014 Badges

The official badge for September. ...more

NaBloPoMo September 2014 Prompts

The theme for September's NaBloPoMo is HEALING. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in September—or even if you're not!—here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts are posted at the beginning of the month so you can plan ahead, Monday to Friday. (Weekends are for free writing!) ...more

Thinking Outside the Box

Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties. – Erich FrommDon’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door. – Coco ChanelCreativity exists in the present moment. You can’t find it anywhere else. –  Natalie Goldberg ...more

12 Most Effective Keys to Living a Meaningful Life

While we each may express it in our own unique style, and our individual paths will twist and turn in different directions along the way, I believe that we all share a common desire: To live a meaningful life. There are uncountable multitudes of strategies we could employ, tasks we could set ourselves, and practices we could adopt, each of which would move us further along in our journey. I've taken some time to explore several which, while I wish I could say I have already mastered, I'll most likely be working on (perhaps even struggling with) for the rest of my life. ...more

My Personal Literature

 Aldous Huxley said, "Your memories are your personal literature". What story am I telling myself today?I am a story teller. I married a story teller. My daughters are both story tellers. TRUTH....more

NaBloPoMo September 2014 Blogroll

The theme for September is HEALING. ...more
This is my first go at joining. Does the theme have to be strictly adhered to? I'm not sure how ...more

NaBloPoMo September 2014 Badges

The official badge for September. ...more

NaBloPoMo September 2014 Prompts

The theme for September's NaBloPoMo is HEALING. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in September—or even if you're not!—here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts are posted at the beginning of the month so you can plan ahead, Monday to Friday. (Weekends are for free writing!) ...more

Heal with September's NaBloPoMo

As bloggers, our best tool for healing is the written word, so we are going to ask you to write your way towards healing this month. Whether you were emotionally affected by the shooting of Michael Brown, or have another event in your life where you need to find healing, we hope that you will take the month to write about your situation and take the words off of your heart. ...more

Words: The Power of the Atom

I am articulate. Words flow with ease, especially when I am upset.Although I have surprised people since I was barely two years old with my mastery of language, it is a gift, pure and simple. No effort on my part at all; words just flow. Probably because I am tiny, words are my defense against anyone who threatens me. According to friends, my words do disarm antagonists....more

Tangled Tuesday No. 17

For whatever reason, I struggled with a bit of tangling fatigue this week, and didn't get as much accomplished as I'd planned on doing. But what's worse is that I kind of had to fight my way through a lot of what I did work on, and wasn't overly happy with some of the end results. So I'm afraid today's Tangled Tuesday post is going to be a little sparse... ...more

I was a success ONCE...

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