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Other People’s Words

I stayed up late the past two nights and didn’t make up for the sleep lost. As a result,  my attention span hasn’t kicked in, and since an attention span is almost essential to my writing, today’s post focuses on … Continue reading

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Vote for Kate! Now!

Vote for Kate! Our friend Kate Shrewsday is competing to become a Wayfarer, walking–and writing, of course–across England. You can read her post about the competition here. Her video has already made it into the top twenty. Our votes will … Continue reading

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Versatile Blogger Award: 1st Random Disclosure & 1st Nomination

A long, long time ago, I was nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by two fellow bloggers: Pat Bean of Pat Bean’s Blog and Tracey at Snagglewordz. Pat blogs daily about her travels in an RV with her dog, Pepper. For … Continue reading

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ROW80 1.2.12 Goals & Boiling a Frog

A friend says resolutions should be brief. Her resolution for 2012 is Move. Ten years ago, when she was into metaphor, she adopted, Boil the frog slowly. The former refers to being more physically active. The latter might be phrased, Make small, incremental … Continue reading

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A Liebster Award!

Marcia Mayne, of Inside Journeys, left a note that she’s given me a Liebster Award. The Liebster, she says, originated in Germany. It means “beloved.” And it’s designed to bring attention to blogs with fewer than 200 followers. I appreciate … Continue reading

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Regarding Studio Nita Lou

A friend pointed out to me this morning that I made a mistake in a recent post. A mistake? Moi? Oh, yeah. Writing about The Help, I got the author’s name wrong. She’s Kathryn Stockett (not Karen). Names are important. … Continue reading

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#ROW80 & a Star

A pleasing development: Story Circle Network has awarded a star to To write is to write is to write. Story Circle Network is a nonprofit organization “dedicated to helping women share the stories of their lives and to raising public … Continue reading

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Regarding Kate Shrewsday

Kate Shrewsday blogs at http://kateshrewsday.wordpress.com. She has recently become part of the UK’s Huffington Post blogging team. Her posts are interesting, entertaining, thought-provoking, always witty. She ranges widely in choice of topic: family, pets, art, science, history, philosophy, sports, vacuum … Continue reading

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Clicking hopefully

Little do ye know your own blessedness; for to travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive, and the true success is to labour. ~ Robert Louis Stevenson In April, I received the Silver Lining Award from writer and … Continue reading

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