Category Archives: Writing

Ongoing story

THE NEVERENDING STORY IS COMING BACK TO THE BIG SCREEN!! Within ten minutes of hearing this glorious news I purchased two tickets.  You best believe we’ll be at the Paradiso on September 4th at 2pm.  I encourage anyone in the … Continue reading

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Relapse

  I relapsed. Because I went against my better judgment and placed myself in a precarious situation I started drinking the night before work.  Guess who couldn’t be bothered to attend the next day?  No call, no show, nothing.  I … Continue reading

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Leap of faith

I participate in a daily challenge designed to foster growth in my small business.  Today we acknowledged how thankful we were for the many opportunities afforded to us by our decision to join the It Works Family.  So I shared … Continue reading

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Why I work from home

I despise this dreary, frigid weather.  Not only does it make me lethargic but I also feel somewhat depressed.  I know it’s only temporary and I’m not stuck in a rut.  Being sick makes this situation that much worse.  Yesterday … Continue reading

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Le Menage [Blog Buzz]

My first Blog Buzz column features the fascinating Mercy of Le Menage.  I appreciate her candor regarding her unconventional relationship and her allowing us to share her journey as she navigates complicated feelings.  In fact, her blog prompted me to … Continue reading

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Blog Challenge and The Bachelor

I struggle periodically with Cocktails With Hemingway.  Mostly it’s some combination of lack of computer access and/or not enough hours in the day.  Lately it’s been a form of writer’s block worsened by my own perfectionist tendencies.  I’ll delete an … Continue reading

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April JiLTED deadline

….is 28 March. Only one week left for April submissions.  Contact me for more information.  Be sure to read the magazine if you haven’t already. Calling all writers, photographers, musicians, dancers, artists, and any other form of creative expression.  Calling … Continue reading

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