Sign Up for April's NaBloPoMo

The theme for April is SCANDAL. ...more

Bite into a Big Juicy Scandal with April's NaBloPoMo

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

Sign Up for March's NaBloPoMo

The theme for March is SELF. ...more

Learn Something about Yourself This Month with NaBloPoMo

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

Sign Up for February's NaBloPoMo

The theme for February is PERSPECTIVE. ...more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your April 2014 Posts Here!

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
Do Small Things http://themotherofnine9.wordpress.com/2014/04/22/do-small-things/more

NaBloPoMo April 2014 Prompts

If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in April -- 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
easton_place Ditto! Let's DO this! BlogHer #NaBloPoMomore

NaBloPoMo April 2014 Badges

The official badge for April. ...more

ASME SA-515/SA-515-M Gr.70 steel plates for pressure vessels

ASME SA-515/SA-515-M Gr.70 steel plates for pressure vessels...more

It's like it never happened....

Have I ever deleted a comment? Self-editing is my thing. Clearly.I have deleted comments. I have deleted comments I have made. I have deleted comments other people have made about a status I wrote. I have deleted comments people have made when I think their intention may be misconstrued. I am a loving editor....more

Do Small Things

When I was in university, I wanted to carry out something great, heroic even. Like all young people, I wanted to make a difference in the world. After spending 18 years pregnant and/or nursing, I have done nothing noteworthy. Yet I intuitively understand that by mothering, by doing simple things, I have changed the world....more
Barbarahughes  art, images are really the language of the subconscious... i love how you are ...more

Blogging from A to Z Challenge - T is for...

I'm tangling from A to Z - T is for... ...Telis ...Tootle ...Tracery ...more

Oh "P".

I apologize. I just can't write about internet scandal. I have zero interest in getting all worked up over someone's post that caused controversy. If I wrote about the letter "O" yesterday, then guess what? Today is all about the letter "P".What should my word be?...more

The Power of Symbols

Analogies are still the most effective way to reach the human heart because  people learn deep, spiritual truths intuitively. That's why symbols and word pictures speak right to our core and move us , change us....more

Social Media Drama....Not me, nope, never!

Social Media Drama....Not me, nope, never! You are guilty, Admit it...as am I. ...more

Blogging from A to Z Challenge - S is for...

I'm tangling from A to Z - S is for... ...Scrolled Feather ...Snaylz Trayl ...Sonnenband ...more

“You Only Have to Keep Still.”

 “As Pharaoh drew near, the Israelites looked back”.  Big mistake. Lot’s wife looked back and remember what happened to her? She turned to a pillar of rock salt. What did the Israelites do? They looked back. What do we do when we are trying to leave our former lives of bondage?...more

The letter "O"

Today's prompt is about being involved in a scandal that played out on an online social forum......If I ever caused one, I don't know about it. I have seen some, but six degrees of separation and all....So I decided to take the other prompting option and "blog by the alphabet". Today's letter is "O"....more