Monthly Archives: April 2015

How are you?

Day Nineteen: Don’t Stop the Rockin’ Today is a free writing day. Write at least four-hundred words, and once you start typing, don’t stop. No self-editing, no trash-talking, and no second guessing: just go. Bonus points if you tackle an … Continue reading

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I’ll Show Them!

Day Eighteen: Hone Your Point of View The neighborhood has seen better days, but Mrs. Pauley has lived there since before anyone can remember. She raised a family of six boys, who’ve all grown up and moved away. Since Mr. Pauley died three … Continue reading

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What do I fear?

Day Seventeen: Your Personality on the Page Today’s Prompt: We all have anxieties, worries, and fears. What are you scared of? Address one of your worst fears.  Today’s Twist: Write this post in a style distinct from your own.   … Continue reading

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Steps to a Paperless Home (Part 3)

We’ve talked about Evernote in Part 1. Then in Part 2 I shared how the paperless system was working out for me.  In Part 3 I’m going to talk about scanners.  There are various ways to get your information into … Continue reading

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I-Love-You, I-Love-You-Not

Day Fifteen: Your Voice Will Find You Today’s Prompt: Think about an event you’ve attended and loved. Your hometown’s annual fair. That life-changing music festival. A conference that shifted your worldview. Imagine you’re told it will be cancelled forever or taken … Continue reading

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A Letter to My Heart

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. If you need a … Continue reading

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Update on My Paperless Home (Part 2)

In Part 1  I talked about Evernote being the first step to a paperless home.  I still use Evernote every day and I’ve converted my husband too.  After a few months now it’s beginning to feel like second nature to us. … Continue reading

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Bed Time

  Day Twelve: Dark Clouds on the (Virtual) Horizon Today’s Prompt: Write a post inspired by a real-world conversation.Today’s twist: include an element of foreshadowing in the beginning of your post.   My sister and I shared a room growing … Continue reading

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Childhood Home

Today’s Prompt: Where did you live when you were 12 years old?Which town, city, and country? Was it a house or an apartment? A boarding school or foster home? An airstream or an RV? Who lived there with you? Today’s twist: … Continue reading

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These Are a Few of My Favorite Things

Day Ten: Happy (Insert Special Occasion Here)! Today’s Prompt: Tell us something about your favorite childhood meal — the one that was always a treat, that meant “celebration,” or that comforted you and has deep roots in your memory.Free free to … Continue reading

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