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October 2017

  • Day 189: Treasures
    8-Minute Memoir

    Day 189: Treasures

    Day 189: Treasures. Write about finding an unexpected treasure. A surprise. Something that sparked your imagination or a lost memory or even a fear. Write about flea markets, antique stores, and thrift shops. Write…

    October 27, 2017
  • Day 188: Your emotional acre
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    Day 188: Your emotional acre

    Day 188: Your emotional acre. Ann Lamott says we each get an emotional acre at birth where we get to do whatever we want. Grow trees. Collect junk. Dig holes. Have parties. Whatever you…

    October 25, 2017
  • Day 187: Being a Kid
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    Day 187: Being a Kid

    Day 187: Being a Kid. Write for 8 minutes. #8minutememoir A post shared by Ann Dee Ellis (@anndeecandy) on Oct 23, 2017 at 8:03pm PDT…

    October 23, 2017
  • Day 186: Coupons
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    Day 186: Coupons

    Day 186: Coupons. Write about coupons. If you use them, when you’ve used them, how you thought you could use them but they were expired. Write about happenings books and fundraisers and how you…

    October 20, 2017
  • Day 184: Ghosts
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    Day 184: Ghosts

    Day 184: Ghosts. The next few prompts will be in the spirit of the season. This one is about ghosts. Not spooky ghosts but potentials. Ghosts of yourself. Ghosts of those you know or…

    October 16, 2017
  • Day 183: Play
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    Day 183: Play

    Day 183: Play. The best part of memoir night is the laughing. So much laughing. I loved it and I’m so so grateful to everyone who came and read and brought food that I’m…

    October 13, 2017
  • Day 182: A moment
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    Day 182: A moment

    Day 182: A moment. Write about a moment where everything changed for better or worse. Maybe it was something somebody said or didn’t say. Maybe it was the moment you heard someone close had…

    October 11, 2017