Tag Archives: Writing

A Random Act of Kindness

The line was moving very slowly at the drugstore. The two women who just paid at the counter were holding the line. They were engaged in animated conversation, indifferent to the waiting people, some fuming with impatience. I surmised that … Continue reading

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Haiku Catchoo I & 2

Stroll along the beach, To eye, to sniff another, Tails up! Wag! New friends! I walk along side Of you, to shield you from harm. As long as I can. This post was inspired by the Daily Post’s Weekly Writing … Continue reading

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The “Thought Provoking Advice” Winner

  The “Thought Provoking Advice” Winner. Erin has announced last September 10, 2012 was Jilynn Sheridon, whose blog is Writing On The Sun.  Congratulations! Writerlious (Erin) had also bestowed upon me and a few others, a “Thought Provoking Blog” award. … Continue reading

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A Few More Hundred Words

In one of my previous posts (100 Word Challenge in 2009), I had talked about taking the hundred word challenge that my daughter and her friends had started sometime in their sophomore year in college.  I tried it a couple … Continue reading

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100 Word Challenge in 2009

In February 27, 2009, I tried my hand at blogging.  My daughter was part of a writing blog.  She and her friends established AllOf100, so they have a creative outlet for their ideas, challenge each other, and develop the discipline … Continue reading

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On Writers and Reading

I have always been an avid reader.  I love a good read, whether it’s fiction or someone’s life story.  Ever since my husband gave me an iPad for my birthday when it first came out, I’ve been purchasing e-books and … Continue reading

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