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Writing: The Road to Awesome and Fighting Fear

Critic’s Math: 1 insult + 1,000 compliments = 1 insult  Fear holds many of us back. As you work on your writing, as you write your blog, you will bump into fear, according to writer and speaker Jon Acuff. Fear … Continue reading

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Be a More Creative Writer and Blogger

 “Rules are not just for other people,” — Jon Acuff At BlissDom 2013 author and speaker Jon Acuff said that 3 stages of creativity are imagining, capturing and executing your ideas. To be creative you need to give yourself time to think. And then time to capture and refine … Continue reading

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Blogging: How to Get Support for Your Dreams

“The flame of creativity doesn’t go out.” — Jon Acuff At BlissDom I learned that writers, bloggers are supported by three circles of people: 1. Spouse or significant other. 2. Family and friends. 3. Other dreamers you know. Writing is a solitary, … Continue reading

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A New Experience … False Eyelashes

“Suck up life. Enjoy every experience.” C.C. Chapman Last weekend I rocked my first set of false eyelashes. Yes, for two days and one night I was be-lashed and gor-gee-us. I was at BlissDom, alone and looking for adventure in … Continue reading

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A Newbie Reporting, Ma’am! Blissdom 2013

“The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.”  Thoreau My funny left me around about October 2012…when I hurt my back, Superstorm Sandy came to visit, and people I know and love started to sicken. And worse. I struggled … Continue reading

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A Neutral Lipstick for Casual Spring Days

Do you love lipstick? I love lipstick. After a winter of wearing mostly Chanel Rouge Coco in Muse I’m ready for something less intense…more…neutral — be it a beige or a peach or a pink — for everyday wear. What … Continue reading

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