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Reading Reviews: Young Adult Dystopia

So I’ve been a little behind lately. My apologies. I was getting a manuscript ready for submission to a fiction writing contest (more on that later, win or lose), then I needed a break from writing completely, then we went on a trip, and I’m just now getting back into things. 3,040 more words

Book of the Month

Through so much looking and pulling I saw in big, bold words:

If there was a contest to see who is the pickiest reader, I would definitely win 1st place. 491 more words

anything but a wasted life

That summer I met a man named Todd. He came into Mitchell Brothers periodically with a friend whom we all called the Hundred-Dollar Man (on account of him giving each girl a crisp one-hundred-dollar bill on stage). 1,892 more words


Week 6: amp up fruit and veggie intake

Moving towards a super healthy diet, this week is all about monitoring fruit and veggie intake. In other words, making sure I am getting enough of the healthy stuff my body needs. 483 more words


Week 5: coffee makeover

This week I am continuing to kick the sweets habit. Last week’s rule of one treat per week felt like it made a huge dent in my caloric intake and emotional eating habits. 206 more words


All that I am.

I feel like I’m going a little insane. I can’t sleep. The thing is I’m barely even tired–not to sleep anyhow. I’m laying here on the couch and I’ve been up for three hours–since 1:30. 1,710 more words


Book Review: The Program, by Suzanne Young

As a new category of blog posts, I thought about writing a little on stories I had read, mostly relating to topics such as mental illness and suicide. 758 more words

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