People are peculiar critters. We all have things that are part of our nature, things we’re not proud of, so we don’t generally want these characteristics observed by others. 525 more words
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Mothering a daughter is hard, especially a strong-willed, independent-thinking, highly emotional daughter. And most especially the teenage variety of said daughter. She’s smart and funny and caring and I generally love being around her, but it’s still challenging. 485 more words
I have been wearing glasses since I was 13 years old. That’s a long time to deal with going to the eye doctor, trying on frames, buying frames, keeping them longer than I should because I do not want to pay for new frames… And don’t get me started on contacts. 1,195 more words
The post may seem to have no connection with National Poetry Month, but keep reading.
Has writing ever overwhelmed you? With all the advice out there on characters, pacing, plot, setting, dialogue, and more, it seems there are a thousand and one ways to go wrong. 647 more words