Add All of Your Blog Posts to September'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 September's NaBloPoMo

The theme for September is HEALING. ...more

Heal Your Heart and Mind 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 ...more

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

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your September 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
A remarkable checkout clerk and a local farm market.  ...more

NaBloPoMo September 2014 Blogroll

The theme for September is HEALING. ...more
Has the linkup for sharing been posted yet? Just checking, as I haven't been able to find it! ...more

NaBloPoMo September 2014 Badges

The official badge for September. ...more
so adorable!! I will be grabbing one for my blog and participating this month =) ...more

Letting in the light.

 Rumi said that a wound is where the light enters you. I should be positively GLOWING!!! From the inside out...Oh, wait, maybe I am. Let me dim the lights....more

One Tomato at a Time, We Can Have It All

We can have it all. The end of the summer harvest reminds us of the bounty; brings forth the fruits of our labor. A tomato, ripe and red, calls out to be eaten, enjoyed, and relished. (Tomato relish?) Anyway, as I was saying.... ...more

It's going to leave a mark.

  Does time heal all wounds?Actual wounds?Like to the flesh?...more

Don't Miss the Next Big Thing, Crying Over the Last

 White Wave MothCan you see it? Yeah, well, it was the best I could do.I noticed it as soon as I walk outside this morning on my way to get coffee. It was so stunning, I couldn’t resist taking a picture....more

ON WITH THE SHOW. THIS IS IT.

It's the morning after the writing workshop with Alice Kuipers.Yesterday after returning, I was pumped.  I made  plans for a feasible writing practice. I had set goals for next week, next month, the next 6 months and for the next year. I was going to write at least 500 words/day, gradually increasing it to 1000 words/day.   I would make a start on my memoir.  I've been wishing about doing it forever with nothing to show except TALK....more

Afraid to let go...

 That damn FROZEN song just popped into my head..."Let it Go"...blah de blah...The question is have I ever been afraid to let go of my grief? Maybe. Don't remember....more

Make Your Bed Day?

 Make Your Bed Day? Oh yes, today is apparently Make Your Bed Day. Now, don't get any ideas! This is not about you making your bed and lying in it. No, no! It's about the habit of making your bed every morning as a way to start the day off right....more

ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS

It's not quite the bewitching hour yet but close enough for Friday Fictioneers and their stories. We are hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.  We are both addicted to purple.  Here is my short and not so tall tale of 100 words.  Story telling is very therapeutic.  That's what everyone says.  It's true....more

DABDA.

  Denial. Anger. Bargaining. Depression. Acceptance. DABDAI wish I had emoji’s right now. You know that big CHECK mark.....yes, I would use it. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 times. ...more