Hi She Writers!This one is fun -- a fill in the Blank Writing Prompt.Go for it.Can life get easier than a fill-in-the-blank? I do this exercise w/writing groups, so I know it works! Your best friend…Continue
My brother sent this email to me: "My bed is a magical place where I can suddenly remember everything I was supposed to do."
I've always been a rotten sleeper. My brother also used to be a rotten sleeper but now he says he just waits until 1 a.m. before lying down. Such tricks don't work for me: As soon as I shut my eyes, I'm met with an elaborate display constructed by the Freudian Fireworks Company spelling out the word…Continue
ound myself feeling deeply nostalgic for a scent my mother used to wear: Jean Nate. Its signature hip, plastic yellow bottle with its circular black top represented the ultimate in sophistication.
I was explaining this sentimental memory to a friend who interrupted me by saying, "They still sell the stuff, Gina. You could find it at Walgreens. You can get it at Target. You could even buy it at Sears, you know, while you're there picking up a self-cleaning oven. They didn't stop making…Continue
After sitting through every moment of the very long and unspectacular Trump inaugural festivities — cheering only during the Rural Tractor Brigade — I started to feel as if it might be tough to sit still through the next administration.
Four years of somebody who says it isn't raining on him when it is raining on him? Four years of somebody who says the audience is bigger than anything anybody has ever seen when even the reporters from conservative newspapers are saying the stands on…Continue