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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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  • Oh how funny--you're on vacation and you're doing all this research! No wonder your hu...s platform. :) Now shut off your computer and go out there and get in VACATION mode!!
  • I think both of those pieces are fascinating.  I recently listened to a podcast in which Jeannette Walls (The Glass Castle) talks about this same issue.  She was writi...

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    I was born with a brain that works differently. I knew always, but the things my brain wouldn't do seemed so unimportant and so outweighed by its strengths that it wa...
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    A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.
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    It was where movies stars used to go and rest up, be pamper...script their agents had just sent over. A series of modest bungalows set around a beau...setts. Back when his books didn’t sell or sold only modestly, they lived in a much sma...

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  • Whew! Thanks, ladies! I knew I wasn't the only one struggling, but it's nice to get co...head and took me a weekend to write. Karen A. Wyle - It IS hard to shake edit mode, especially when you do it fo...
  • Yeeeees, thank you for sharing! You state things so clearly that I can really nod too,...t my instincts as a paid writer (which have been set to "panic and desperation mode" for a few months) have been...
  • What a great post, Dani. I appreciate your perspective—always—on social media and onli...on NPR last night about boredom, and how it brings the brain back to "default mode," a critical state of mind fo...