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How to Get Gumption When You've Lost Your Agent, or, Back to the Drawing Board

Today I’m going to reveal something that I haven’t wanted to talk about on this blog: I lost my agent. To make a long story short, he quit his job and started working elsewhere – he is no longer a literary agent. 953 more words

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New track and album announcement from Your Friend

Your Friend is solo singer/songwriter/creator of music, Taryn Miller’s musical alias. After a highly successful and massively exciting year following the release of Your Friend’s debut EP,  154 more words


Let us learn to appreciate there will be times when the trees will be bare, and look forward to the time when we may pick the fruit.

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Grandparenting With Gumption

I have this condition called vestibular migraine that has been flaring up for the past few days.  The main symptom is sever dizziness. As a result, I can’t work at a computer during an episode. 421 more words


Inspiration 302: The Wisdom that Failure Provides

These are Bonksia Pods. At the lumber yard they sell for $6.00 each or two for $10.00. They grow on the Bonksia tree in Australia. Wood workers use them with a lathe to turn and produce amazing items. 283 more words

A Year Of Inspiration


Iris: It’s over! This twisted, toxic thing between us — it’s finally finished! I’m miraculously done being in love with you! I’ve got a life to start living and you’re not going to be in it! 481 more words

Here's Mud In Your Eye............

Every family has their legends. This is one of ours, but I’m absolutely certain it’s true.

My mother-in-law was one of the kindest, sweetest women you could ever meet. 508 more words