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“Mirrors” – a short creative fiction

I belong to a private writing group on Facebook and someone posted the sentence "The pretty girls always had mirrors in their backpacks" as a writing prompt. For whatever reason, my brain-fried, short-on-words mind felt like it had a lot to say about this one. I haven't written fiction in years. must be almost 20 since I've written fiction. The last was a rather … Continue Reading

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Baby Steps

So, I did the first day of C25K, or the Couch to 5K program for those of you who are unfamiliar. Well, I sort-of  did it. I got halfway through and almost died. I … Continue Reading

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Music and Bingo and Zombies

I missed a couple of days of blogging, but I have a good excuse. No, I don't. Not really. But I HAVE been writing -- just not here. I wrote a couple of posts for the Mom 2.0 Summit blog. In May, I was honored to be a part of the social media team for the … Continue Reading

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"I want to be able to run a 5K by the end of the year." This was the insane thought that, uninvited, barged its way into my brain when I was reading about the 34-weeks pregnant runner who finished 800 meters in 2.5 minutes. I've never been a runner. Even … Continue Reading

Leave a Message at the Beep

Kymberli isn't in right now. She's currently laying on the bathroom floor willing herself not to toss her cookies the way her digestive tract feels like it wants to. You are welcome for that mental image. Feeling pukealicious is not fun at all. Fokker. … Continue Reading

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Public Service Announcement

It's simple, really. Nobody likes a buttmunch. Save the assclown tomfoolery for people who really deserve it, like pervs or dog kickers. Or Gary Oldman. I'll be back with some real words tomorrow. I'm busy working on a few projects that have tight deadlines … Continue Reading