Sign Up for October's NaBloPoMo

The theme for October is CRUNCH. ...more

Use All Five Senses with October's NaBloPoMo

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

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

NaBloPoMo October 2014 Blogroll

The theme for October is CRUNCH. ...more
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NaBloPoMo October 2014 Badges

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NaBloPoMo October 2014 Prompts

The theme for October's NaBloPoMo is CRUNCH. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in October -- 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

When I am mad you know it.

 Anger is a problem for me. Not in an "I need anger management classes" way, but it proves to be problematical for me because I can't hide it. I wear it. Like a mask. ...more

Laugh until you cry.....

I say this a lot.... I am raising two young girls. Trying to usher them into womanhood without going to jail or getting on the pole. (Them not me...)So imagine my laughter when my daughter asked me, as I drove onto the freeway, "mom, what's a blow job"? ...more

NaBloPoMo October 2014 Blogroll

The theme for October is CRUNCH. ...more
I'm also trying to gear up for November!more

NaBloPoMo October 2014 Badges

The official badge for October. ...more

NaBloPoMo October 2014 Prompts

The theme for October's NaBloPoMo is CRUNCH. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in October -- 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

Crunch Your Way Through October's NaBloPoMo

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

Physician, heal thyself!

Can we heal ourselves? Can we heal alone? Do we need people to help us heal? Good questions, all. What does it mean to be healed? In the case of an illness or injury it is simply the absence of the illness or the injury. Or is it?I am confounded by healing. ...more

I made you a mixtape...

 Remember mixtapes? Oh. My. God. Flashback!!So if I were going to make you a mixtape of sad songs....well why would I do that? I mean love songs maybe...cheer you up songs...possibly...but sad songs???WHY???? Sounds torturous. But I want to play along....so here is my line-up......more

NO PAIN, NO GAIN

I'm here exhausted and full of breakfast.  Can I write my 500 words in this state?  Can I push forward with no ifs and buts?  Of course I can.  I've caught up on my sleep and Mr. Sun is smiling down on me with a promise of  28 degrees Celsius....more

Go ahead and cry...baby

I am going to talk about the movies that just bring on those big therapeutic cries. The good kind. Or the only kind I guess....more
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