NaBloPoMo: Add All Your December 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

Sign Up for December's NaBloPoMo

The theme for December is JOY. ...more

Spreading the Joy With December's NaBloPoMo

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

Add All of Your Blog Posts to November'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! In fact, we're going to be culling out some great posts from the list below and paying you to feature them ...more

Sign Up for November's NaBloPoMo

[UPDATED: Congratulations to the bloggers from TakingLibertyS, Mama Smiles, Useless Things Need Love, Too and Add Space to Your Life for winning our November NaBloPoMo sweepstakes and a free pass to BlogHer PRO '14!] If you're posting for ...more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your December 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
Savannah, Georgia - don't visit it like this man did.  ...more

The Most Effective Writing Question: What's Your Angle?

They say that there are no new stories. In fact, author Christopher Booker suggests that every story ever told is a variation on seven basic plots. So, how do you differentiate your story from every other comedy, tragedy, memoir, quest, or rebirth? The answer is in the specific angle you use to tell your tale. Consider Eric and Charlotte Kaufman's story. ...more
Great lesson. I appreciate the insights!more

NaBloPoMo December 2014 Prompts

The theme for December's NaBloPoMo is JOY. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in December -- 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
Day 11:  http://www.newlightnewday.commore

Dec 20, 2014: So not feeling it

Totally not feeling good things today.Not feeling Christmas.Not feeling excitement over the book release.Blahs. I have the blahs.I even made some noodles to maybe perk myself up.Nope.Not feeling it....more
It is okay to have the blahs with all the strife I couldn't get into the 'usual holiday cheer' ...more

Love is a Wave and the Ocean

"Loving another person is not separate from loving God. One is a single wave, the other is the ocean” ~ Deepak ChopraI read this quote the other day and it struck me as very true. Not only that, but it applies to loving people with four furry paws, too....more

Dec 19, 2014: Nervousness and Noodles

I am nearly a wreck.I have been cruising around the different retailers, looking at my book, gathering links, joining FB groups and looking for more publicity, marketing and possible reviewers....more

Dec 18, 2014: A Blog Award and my reservations

First of all, thank you to Veena at http://thinkdowrite.wordpress.com/ I’ve been nominated for a Liebster or Lobster award thing before…I dismissed it.I have my reasons, and I will share....more

Jai Ram He Shall Reign Forever Alleluia

The other day I was listening to Handel's Messiah Alleluia chorus while driving back to work from the dentist. It was the Mormon Tabernacle Choir - the men and women alternating singing the words "And He shall reign forever and ever. Alleluia, Alleluia. Lord of Lords! King of Kings! Alleluia, Alleluia!"...more

Three Ways Technology Has Changed My Brain

I was born in the wrong era. While I love technology and modern conveniences, I sometimes wonder what it would be like to live in an era before these enhancements....more
Yes every point you made is correct and I will go back to Luminosity in 2015 bc I notice too ...more

Comfort and Joy

BEHOLD. I have found THE source for ever-lasting joy: A clean house. ...more

Dec 17, 2014: RP writing vs Novel writing

There is a huge difference between writing for Role-play gaming and writing a novel. I love both equally. I love gaming, and I have a head full of ideas, stories, possible characters, etc.....more

It's my first day here and it looks interesting

I would like to know more about this blog ...more
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Dec 17, 2014: Last nights meltdown

Yeah, so. Yesterdays good mood was completely obliterated by a ‘friend’. Still a little sore about all that.Its the reason I hate being such a sensitive person. I’ve known most of the people on my private Facebook account for YEARS, having met them through gaming and such. To have someone poke at me like they did just really set me off....more