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    Hi All, Sara suggested I put this question to the group.  Like many of you, apparentl...s, "Santa, Won't You Bring Me a Valentine?"   It's kind of in the "santa baby" mode. Wouldn't you know it - it ac...
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  • I turn on Cars on the nights I have my online writing g...sometimes find it hard to transition from mommy mode to creative mode.  I am lucky that my son (2.5...rtain himself a bit, though he often tells me to "close this" referring to my lapto...
  • Housework is first to go, quickly followed by watching over the dinner (writing mode equals burnt dinners in my house), with Very Bad Parenting running close behind. Oh life is so much easier when I'm writing! Nothing really matters then except the next word falling on the page!

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    “Fiction is the art form of human yearning.” – Robert Olen Butler “We are living...Chief?) – does little to quell its effect on my psyche. I’m in fight-or-flight mode all the time, feeling angry a...
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    Cedar Hawk Songmaker was born and lived all her life in Minneapolis. Yet she's never heard the music of ice breaking in the Mississippi River, and she’s seen just one...
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    Allow me to introduce myself and tell you a little bit of my own story. Why do I write? I believe that moments of pain can be redeemed, that in the right hands they...

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  • Beautiful! So beautifully said! Thank you. As a journaling teacher for over three deca...hear our voices and words, drops us into a listening, reflective-contemplative mode wherein we are received. Rece...
  • Jill, I want to thank you for this article from the bottom of my heart. When I was still in diapers, my mother's own father started molesting me and it went on until I...
  • Michele, this morning I listened to the teleconference phone call you posted on your c...women's studies at Georgia State University (1998) and going into a different mode of my life. Now I have discov...