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Writing As Practice

I can’t think of anything to write, even as I sit here with all the free time I could ever want for a Thursday. It’s frustrating, but then again, that’s the whole point. 341 more words


Sunday Sweet Tea

Happy Easter! Here’s a recipe for an original tea creation to refresh everyone this Sunday!

You will need:

  • A large pitcher
  • A large pot
  • A loose-leaf tea holder…
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A Slip Of The Pen

If You Give a Girl a Pinterest

(Inspired by my own Pinterest adventures and the excellence of “If you Give a Dude a Kale Chip” in The New Yorker)

If you give a girl a Pinterest account, she’ll probably start by making a craft board. 363 more words


Sonnet for Saturday

When, in disgrace with fortune and men’s eyes,

I all alone beweep my outcast state,

And trouble deaf heaven with my bootless cries,

And look upon myself and curse my fate, 93 more words

A Slip Of The Pen

When A Book Just Gets You

In a recent discussion with a friend, I told them that I would rather meet up with someone at a coffee shop than a bar. “Can you imagine me meeting up and trying to flirt with someone at a bar? 132 more words


How I Became A Boston "Southern Lady" - A Q&A Session

Everyone I know in Boston knows that I’m from Tennessee. When I meet new people and they find out, they normally have a mild freakout. There is some truth in the joke that everyone at Boston colleges is either from New England, New York, or California. 570 more words


An Attempt at 50,000 Words - NaNoWriMo Round 2

I’ve officially murdered my hope for a sane schedule in the coming month.

As if I wasn’t busy enough, I signed up for second attempt at National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. 126 more words