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My Twisted Writer Brain…What Does it Mean to Retreat?

It all started about a year ago. An innocent conversation over coffee turned into a full-on, jump in with both feet, go-for-it, wth, plan to organize and host a writing retreat. It seems rather redundant when you talk about writers needing to retreat because they’re already solitary in their work. It seems rather redundant when… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…What Does it Mean to Retreat?

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My Twisted Writer Brain…10.5 Ways to Take a Break from Your Desk

Let's face it, writing can get tedious and frustrating sometimes. I don't know about you but there've been times when I just want to throw a shoe at the computer. Now I may be tossing that pretty sling back pump because the computer is buffering, the muse has abandoned me, or perhaps because I needed… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…10.5 Ways to Take a Break from Your Desk

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Auntie Says…Is Your Kid Vaping? Stop it now.

I started smoking when I was twelve years old. Through middle and high school I smoked a handful of cigarettes a day and by the time I reached university I was up to a pack a day.  I should never have started. It took me years to finally quit and who knows how many chemicals… Continue reading Auntie Says…Is Your Kid Vaping? Stop it now.