Monthly Archives for March 2016

Everything looks the same

I got the news yesterday that I have to have surgery again for my endometriosis. This is my 8th surgery for this insidious disease. Eighth. The ever-present pain and nausea are robbing me of good days, so I don’t really … Continue reading

29. March 2016 by Shannon
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Ann Lamott’s Bird by Bird – a summary

I had the pleasure of presenting an in-class overview of Ann Lamott’s book Bird by Bird: Instructions on Writing and Life.  Her book is filled with so many nuggets of writing wisdom that I created this infographic to hang on … Continue reading

16. March 2016 by Shannon
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On loving and loathing

  Weekly prompt:  Write a character sketch of a person you have known well but have very mixed feelings about. You like them and you loathe them. You are attracted to them, but they annoy you. You keep hanging out … Continue reading

09. March 2016 by Shannon
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