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The Dream Life Versus the Daily Grind

How can we balance striving to realize our dreams and maintain our relationships?

Part of our culture tells us to sacrifice everything for the sake of seeing our dreams come true (for an intriguing take on this read… 174 more words

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Ten Characters I Want to Write

Characters are a critical part of a story for me. We have all seen or read plot-driven stories where tensions are high and character development is nonexistent. 173 more words

Writing Thoughts

Tongue released: Brain tried for misconduct

my tongue is tied in knots and not speaking only causes everything to build up to the brim, the sea of the seen welling up to my head from my heart – overflowing out of my eyes that are leaking (at least they should be) the why is because my hands have been resting, testing the waters, at least that’s the excuse I will make, but it’s fake, for really I am scared and normal (and scared… 1,083 more words

Escaping Beauty

craft construct conform

do you string your words together or let them fly

and let them form:

unpredictable, wild and free, soaring high?

or is beauty in the selected rejection, 62 more words

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To write, to draw; 書く、描く


(mouse over for the furigana reading)

Word class: group I verb
Meaning: to read, to write

Depending on the kanji, this verb could mean the act of writing or drawing. 14 more words


Wild Fireflies

Why do the words seem to scatter

every time I sit down and silence the chatter?

Like twinkling fireflies

that gather into a glimpse of beauty–it flies. 48 more words

To the moms who have it all--breakdowns allowed

Have you heard about the mom (Australian celebrity Rachael Finch) who sends her child to grandma’s house every weekend? Leaving your child with a trusted sitter for 36 hours straight while you have some down time by yourself or with your mate… Sign me up! 555 more words

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