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Drinking the Kool-Aid

The WP assignment two days ago is to write about someone I’ve met in the past year.  How do I write about someone and still honor his/her right to privacy??   199 more words

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Finding A Letter

Friday’s assignment:

I see the garbage truck has just emptied the recycle bin at the apartment complex I’ve been staying at lately.  Amongst the wind-blown paper scraps that missed the garbage truck, one large scrap is blown in front of me during my morning walk. 31 more words

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Loss, Part I: Pep Talk

The WordPress assignment is to write about loss:  this has taken a while for me to choose which one to write about.  I didn’t want to get too personal or depressing, nor did I want to be flippant.   151 more words

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Day Three - Day Late

Did yesterday’s writing prompt in notebook today.  No great insights.  I’d prefer to practice writing blog posts, to get in that habit, to re-establish habit I had in November 2014 for NaBloPoMo. 43 more words

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Redwood Matters

Today’s WordPress writing prompt is “choose a place to which you’d like to be transported if you could — and tell us the backstory.”

Redwoods.  More than redwoods:  redwood forests.   175 more words

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Unlocking My Mind

As per assignment #1 on WordPress Writing 101, I am “unlocking my mind” for 20 minutes.  Clichés abound.  I spend some of this 20 minutes just staring at screen while writing this sentence about how nothing is being “unlocked”.   282 more words

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WordPress and Blogging Community Course in Forest Grove, Oregon

Attention all on the west side of Portland and around the Portland Metro area. Beginning February 18 through April 8, 2015, I’m honored to be teaching an 8-week community WordPress and blogging class in Forest Grove, Oregon, on Wednesdays from 6:30-9PM at the Forest Grove Senior Center. 278 more words