Truths that Only Children Speak

Day Twelve: Dark Clouds on the (Virtual) Horizon Today’s Prompt: Write a post inspired by a real-world conversation. We don’t write in a bubble — we write in the world, and what we say is influenced by our experiences. Today, take a cue from something you’ve overheard and write a post inspired by a real-life […]

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The Turkish Bazaar

Day Eleven: Size Matters (In Sentences) Today’s Prompt: Where did you live when you were 12 years old? Which town, city, and country? Was it a house or an apartment? A boarding school or foster home? An airstream or an RV? Who lived there with you? Mixing up the lengths of your sentences creates variety […]

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Writer’s Quote Wednesday

For this week’s Silver Threading Writer’s Quote Wednesday I selected a quote about friendship. And I dedicate this post to a generous and inspirational blogger and friend, Colleen,  of Silver Threading.

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How to Make Long Lasting Connections

Today’s prompt for NaBloPoMo is about any skills or knowledge I have that others don’t, which I could share with a How-To post. I have a resume…I have a LinkedIn profile. People can read them if they want to know about knowledge and skills. I have one ability though, that I wasn’t aware of until someone said it to me.

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Litmus, Litmus on the Wall: Could you read my blog?

I went shopping for ideas at today’s daily prompt and found this one: Litmus, Litmus on the Wall If you had to come up with one question, the answer to which would determine whether or not you could be friends with a person you’ve just met, what would it be? What would the right answer […]

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A Dating Site Is Not A Playstation Game…

That’s Absurd…it is the theme of this week’s WordPress writing challenge, and we were asked to add a dash of magic and a touch of surrealism to our writing. I took the challenge and wrote this fictional story.  Who hasn’t been using dating sites yet? Don’t ever say to her that those who haven’t are old fashioned, as she will […]

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