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Life sucks? Get in the line!

If we randomly pulled people out of a crowd and asked them if life has been fair to them, we know what the majority would say. 626 more words


Writing 101: Day Fourteen - To Whom It May Concern

Today’s Prompt: Pick up the nearest book and flip to page 29. What’s the first word that jumps off the page? Use this word as your springboard for inspiration. 125 more words

Writing 101


I can feel myself falling into a slump , I am unable to find happiness in anything. I have no pleasant words are thought to offer no uplifting conversation no exciting news to jump for joy over. 150 more words



Boys suck.

I met a boy, and I liked him. We went out a few times and had some fun. And now I haven’t heard from him in over a week. 168 more words

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Mrs. H (Day 26)

(Today’s prompt at the National Poetry Writing Month website is to write a poem from the persona of another person.)

He tricked me–lured me with flowers and sweet words and promises of a future spent cuddling on the sofa in front of a crackling fire in an impossibly clean upper-middle class home his writing royalties paid for, a future where we ate vegetarian picnic meals in the sun on 73° blue sky afternoons by a lake where the breeze made ripples and fish broke the water’s surface and shimmered for our personal amusement before disappearing in the blue-green depths. 176 more words


Day 116 - The Blues Once Again Fail to Delivery St. Louis a Stanley Cup

It’s incredible how attached to a sports’ team you can get, and when they do not meet expectations, the disappointment feels like you’ve been hit by a truck. 601 more words

Life Update

Week 28 of Loving Somali: Looking honestly at progress

My life is wonderful, yet sometimes I imagine I’m supposed to be living a different life than the one I’m living. At those moments, I get overwhelmed by so many things, find I’m not letting myself sleep enough, and feel down. 800 more words

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