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Thursday Thought: Simplicity

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Creative Blog Tour

I’ve been invited to go “on tour” and you’re coming with me! I learned about The Creative Blog Tour from Kelly Gill, who’s taken her own blog on tour right here. What’s this tour all about? Well, let’s find out together!

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Drawing the essence of what we know out of the shadows

Today I tried something new. I enjoyed it so much I thought I’d share it with you. I could tell you all about it, but then you’d be reading my summary and not what’s below …  that’s the prompt for throw-down thursday from deb cooper. i was just introduced to her via kylie bellard, whom […]

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Summer of Authenticity: Fully Alive! [Dian Reid]

Today’s guest blogger isn’t a guest at all. She lives here, hidden in the shadows of yesteryear. She’s the me I used to be, and then all grown up into the me I am today. :: i am when i find myself in playful soul respite and relief, i write… playfully, reality, rawly, really. i […]

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That which does not kill us, makes us stronger

Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place. ~ Zora Neale Hurston Some days, even in love, my soul wanted to stay in its hiding place. Before the ambulance took my father away, he asked me for a favor. He wouldn’t look me in the eye as he asked me to pick up […]

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NaNoWriMo: Weekly Wrap-Up

It’s been a week of writing over at NaNoWriMo, and I’ve compiled 14, 286 words over 10+ hours of actual writing. As will happen when trying new things, I stumbled in my first week and had to quickly figure out how I would adapt, lest I end week 1 with just the 1945 words I’d […]

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