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Echoes and Mirrors

Now that the weekend is here, I can catch up on my Blogging 101 assignments. A few of the ¬†assignments I haven’t posted about are “under-the-hood” ones: find new blogs, connect with people in the discussion boards, play around with … Continue reading

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And Every Color Illuminates

Today’s post is a Blogging 101 “two-fer”: I’ll be playing catchup on the first two assignments for the challenge — a task made rather a lot easier by the fact that I completed these same two assignments back in September. … Continue reading

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Limping into 2015

I’m not one for making New Year’s Resolutions. But I’ve built up a handful of New Year’s traditions over the decades. There’s the cliched gestures of celebrations — a good bottle of champagne, watching the countdown on TV, a shared … Continue reading

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NaMo: Yes, No, Maybe So?

Mr. Mezzo has been spending the last week making preparations for his imminent descent in NaNoWriMo. For anyone unfamiliar with the concept, NaNoWriMo is a (mostly) virtual event in which a bunch of writers band together and pledge to write … Continue reading

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A Walking Pace

Clearly, I took a little blogcation over the weekend. I wish I could say it was because Mr. Mezzo and I were having a romantic getaway weekend (though we have one of those scheduled for October), or even because I … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Readers

Today’s assignment from Blogging 101 is two fold: publish a post for your dream reader, and include a new-to-you element in it. So without further ado, let me get part two of the assignment out of the way post-haste by … Continue reading

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The Three F’s

The Day 2 challenge for Blogging 101 is about editing your blog title and tag line. To me, it’s an additive exercise to yesterday’s “who am I and why am I writing” meditation — now just taken that one next¬†step … Continue reading

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