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  • Started by Eliza Battin
    10.09.2009 Repost: Ask Beth One of my first posts... My d...ng back and forth and I got into one of my mother modes. Mother mode is when I brainstorm with mys...ng back and forth and I got into one of my mother modes. Mother mode is when I brain...
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  • Hello all - I'm Elizabeth. I'm a woman, writer, wife, mother, reader, runner, eater, t...inal, nothing really intended for publication. Just practice on scene setting, mode, dialogue, character dev, etc...
  • Jennifer--I've been thinking about the question in the header of this discussion since yo...ore's comment about it in The New Yorker. The "Good Mother"...lly thinks about motherhood in a Leave it to Beaver mode anymore? To pretend that you...

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  • What a wonderful idea, Deborah. I would also like to acknowledge the woman who introdu...s Literature at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. When I am in self-doubt mode, I still go back and read Dap...
  • I learned this when my kids were small and then again when they were emotional teenagers. When they'd get into Debbie-Downer mode, I do a little analysis such...
  • Deborah, I cried constantly from the first time I heard the news through Obama's speec...s. But when it's people I know personally and love deeply, I kick into 'brave' mode and remain solid as a rock, a...