Henio Zytomirski – Facebook Profile Memorializes 6 Year Old Holocaust Victim

As the granddaughter of two Holocaust survivors, the horrific reality of death camps, forced labor and mass murder were never an abstract concept for me. I was able to touch the numbers tattooed on my grandmother’s arm, hold the pictures of the countless relatives I never got to know and hear the stories of struggle and survival straight from the mouths of those who lived them....more

Getting My Feet Wet

I've been lurking around the neighbourhood for a while.  I decided to join yesterday.  I'm a writer who's about to be published and I'm looking to make connections with other writers, as well as ordinary females like myself.I blog about any and everything and look forward to reading what others have to share, and making new friends.  In case some of my words look funny, it's because we use British spelling here in Jamaica.I'll be trolling for stuff to read, so I might bump into you sometime soon....more

Never Be Afraid to Take a Risk (even if they laugh at you)

I took part in a live chat this evening with a couple of people that previously I really had considered icons of social media. I  looked up to them and respected their advice. I use the past tense for a reason. During the chat, the main participant who shall remain nameless here (after all I refuse to sink to her (level) repeatedly used the worst kind of profanity and then did her absolute best to shoot down every body’s ideas....more

What we did before Social Networking

    What did we do with-out social networking? We lost touch with friends. Long distance phoning was expensive and people moved. ...more

my happy go lucky year in the mumosphere - part 1

I can't quite believe that it's just short of two weeks until my blog is a year old.  Simply put, it's been an incredulous and fabulous year.  November 29 2008 was the day I clicked 'publish' on my first wordpress post.  I was amazed I'd even managed to work out how to set up a blog, but compared to what was going on in the world, it was really easy....more

The Facebook Gods

by Jen Reisen I'm not too sure how it all started. Perhaps finding friends on Facebook, more than two years after I joined (declaring myself The Oldest Person there), had finally reached an end. So I searched for God....more

Summon Someday Now

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Just joined Blogher

I have been blogging for year and only just discovered Blogher!! I guess I just never bothered with joining the mommy blog crowd even though I am one. Now I will just be looking around and finding out how the website works. I have already listed my blog and I might list a few that I visit as well. I don't know if these blog posts are read or not, but I will find out. I do wish that they offered a spell check on here...I am a rotten speller....more

Not a mom. Practically live here. ;)

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Yikes!

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