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Mama and the Ground Glass Resurface

In Monday’s post, I announced my goals for Round 3 of A Round of Words in 80 Days (ROW80): To write 300 words a day, five days a week; and Not to haul myself out of bed at 5:00 a.m. … 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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#ROW80 & Symboling

“Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for?” ~ Robert Browning, Andrea del Sarto My reach last week exceeded my grasp. I followed Tuesday’s stellar 1000 Molly words (or 921, depending on who’s counting) … Continue reading

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#ROW80 10/3 Goals

Round 4 of A Round of Words in 80 Days begins today with a statement of goals. Here are mine: Write 1000 words a day (excluding blog posts and HotShots!) Keep a daily record of activities related to writing Don’t … Continue reading

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AROW80 Wednesday 4/27 Report

What goals? To see what other AROW80 writers are doing, click here.

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AROW80 Sunday Report

Write 500 words/ day on Molly: 0 Exercise 30 minutes / day: 1/4 Go to bed by 11:00 p.m.: 2/4 Detail: 1. Writing: Sunday night I received chapter 1 of a 4-part mystery that’s being written by members of the … Continue reading

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AROW80 Sunday Report 1

Progress since Wednesday: Write 500 words a day on Molly: 0/0 Go to bed by 11:00 p.m.: 2/4 Exercise 30 minutes: 0/4 No excuses. One step forward: I realized what must be done to untangle a major snarl in the … Continue reading

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AROW80 Report

Although I don’t mind reporting my progress, or lack of it, I do mind reporting it on my own blog, to be read by people who know me. Since Monday night, I’ve written over 1300 words. They don’t apply to … Continue reading

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The Pledge

My promise to post daily in April having crashed and burned, I now set out on a new adventure: A Round of Words in 80 Days. I’m starting late, so my round will comprise only 73 days. But, as Huckleberry … Continue reading

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