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#WEEKENDCOFFEESHARE : Memoir Writing, increased pain

10 hours 46 minutes ago
#WEEKENDCOFFEESHARE : Memoir Writing, Pain Directions from ECLECTICALLI Weekend Coffee Share is a time for us to take a break out of our lives and enjoy some time catching up with friends (old and new)! Grab a cup of coffee and share with us! What’s been going on in your life? What are your weekend […]
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Redecorated My Little Spot on WordPress

11 hours 43 minutes ago
I was up last night later than usual. I was watching the ball game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Colorado Rockies. It ran into overtime due to a tie and unfortunately the Phillies lost after about 12 innings. Anyhow I started to play with my blog design. I like the theme and its ability […]
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Three Things Challenge: PL65

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Three Things Challenge: PL65 Rules from originator: Welcome to the Three Things Challenge. Every day at 10PM (PST) I will post three seemingly unconnected things that will, hopefully, ignite your muse. You don’t have to use all three things if you don’t want to. There are no restrictions on length, style, genre, or anything. Simply […]
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SoCS for Saturday April 20, 2019

20 hours 28 minutes ago
The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS April 20/19 Here’s your prompt: Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “rib.” Use it as a word, or find a word with “rib”in it. As always, use any way you’d like. Enjoy! Here’s the rules from Linda Hill: 1. Your post must be stream of consciousness […]
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Three Things Challenge: PL64

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Three Things Challenge: PL64 Rules from originator: Welcome to the Three Things Challenge. Every day at 10PM (PST) I will post three seemingly unconnected things that will, hopefully, ignite your muse. You don’t have to use all three things if you don’t want to. There are no restrictions on length, style, genre, or anything. Simply […]
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Memoir Emerging

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I am really surprised that I have been able to stay focused on learning how to write memoir while starting to write as well. I have already written many non-fiction pieces and so the bones are there, it is a matter of embellishing them enough to either be a chapter on their own or find […]
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Thursday photo prompt: Decisions #writephoto

1 day 23 hours ago
Thursday photo prompt: Decisions #writephoto The Rules: Every Thursday at noon GMT, I publish one of my photos as a writing prompt.  If you know where the photo was taken, please keep it to yourself until the challenge is closed and I usually share something about the place during the round-up. Use the image and […]
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Depression in Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

2 days 1 hour ago
Depression in Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Tessa – Advocate for mental health and invisible illnesses, also a devout Christian Author – http://www.finallyawriter.com (this blog contains my old work mostly although occasionally I do add something new here), new work is mainly on this blog http://www.tessacandoit.com
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Reena’s Exploration Challenge – 83

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge – 83   Reena’s Rules: FOR THE NEW ENTRANTS There is no restriction on the format or the length of the piece. It just has to be your reflection on the prompt from the core. Write a post on your blog, and link it up with here with a pingback, or copy-pasting […]
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Three Things Challenge: PL63

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Three Things Challenge: PL63 Rules from originator: Welcome to the Three Things Challenge. Every day at 10PM (PST) I will post three seemingly unconnected things that will, hopefully, ignite your muse. You don’t have to use all three things if you don’t want to. There are no restrictions on length, style, genre, or anything. Simply […]
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Tenth Anniversary of the April Blogging from A to Z Challenge – Letter O is for OCD

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Tenth Anniversary of the April Blogging from A to Z Challenge I have chosen to write for the mental health topic. It is very important to me that we support all those with mental health issues and I personally suffer from a good amount of them myself. Letter O is for OCD (Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder) ******************************* […]
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Rochelle Wisoff-Fields-Addicted to Purple – Weekly Prompt – 100 words

3 days 2 hours ago
Rochelle Wisoff-Fields-Addicted to Purple – Weekly Prompt – 100 words PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson Tossing Out the Trash By Teresa Smeigh 2019 Louis was walking down the street, wrapping his arms around himself to help keep out the cold. Night time comes early during this season. He starts to hurry towards home as his […]
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100 Word Challenge – inspiration is you can’t use the letter D

3 days 3 hours ago
100 Word Challenge : This week’s Challenge is brought to you by the letter – D. As in, while you write your 100 Words, you can’t use the letter D. I am starting to write a memoir. Probably last week I was starting to research memoir books, plus write a few chapters basing it on […]
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One-Liner Wednesday – (4/17/19) – Memoir

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One-Liner Wednesday – (4/17/19) ********************* Research and writing on the memoir (the story of part of my life) is moving along. ********************** Rules from Linda G Hill: Unlike SoCS, this is not a prompt so there’s no need to stick to the same “theme.” The rules that I’ve made for myself (but don’t always follow) […]
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Doing Housework With Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

3 days 4 hours ago
Doing Housework With Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome This has some great ideas. Tessa – Advocate for mental health and invisible illnesses, also a devout Christian Author – http://www.finallyawriter.com (this blog contains my old work mostly although occasionally I do add something new here), new work is mainly on this blog http://www.tessacandoit.com
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Ghosts You See? – a poem

3 days 4 hours ago
Ghosts You See? By Teresa Smeigh   I saw a ghost, I’m sure you see. There are people who disagree. My doctor says it cannot be. Next thing I know, she hospitalized me. Tessa – Advocate for mental health and invisible illnesses, also a devout Christian Author – http://www.finallyawriter.com (this blog contains my old work […]
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Mother – a poem

3 days 4 hours ago
Mother By Teresa Smeigh 2019 I lost my mother almost six years ago. What happened to her we do not know? One day she was alive and talking to us. The next she was no longer able to fuss. She was alive, but there was no reaction. There was no way to have interaction. The […]
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STORY STARTER CHALLENGE – 4/16/19

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STORY STARTER CHALLENGE – 4/16/19 Today’s prompt: “Sitting on the front porch.”   Rules from: THE HAUNTED WORDSMITH Welcome to the new Story Starter Challenge! Every day I will post a new sentence prompt. Use the provided sentence somewhere in your post. It can be a starting sentence, closing sentence, anything you choose. Read it […]
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