Day 177: On Spills
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Day 177: On Spills

Day 177: On Spills. Write about spills–such a strange word. Spills on your favorite sweater. Spills on your wedding dress. Spills right before you’re about to give a lecture. Spills on your bike. When your mother has the college women’s basketball team to your…

September 29, 2017
Kids! Day 60: Shopping
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Kids! Day 60: Shopping

Kids! Day 60: Shopping. If you were in charge of all the shopping, what would you buy? When I was a kid I couldn't wait for the day I could drive so I could go to Minute Man every day and get all the…

September 28, 2017
Day 176: Arts
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Day 176: Arts

Day 176: Arts. Agree? Disagree? Why? How? What does it mean to you? How do you see this in others? Do you sing badly? Write poems? Dance in the kitchen? Try writing about this one. Make your soul grow. Just 8 minutes. #8minutememoir A…

September 27, 2017
Day 175: Graham Crackers
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Day 175: Graham Crackers

Day 175: Graham Crackers. I bet you can write for 8 minutes about graham crackers. You can write about how you used to dip them in milk until they get soggy. You can write about smearing frosting to make graham crackers sandwiches. You can…

September 25, 2017
Day 174: Hiring a driver
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Day 174: Hiring a driver

Day 174: Hiring a driver. Do you remember the first time you paid for a taxi? Or was it Uber or Lyft or Riide? Did your driver try to strike up a conversation? Did you have to sit in the front seat? Did you…

September 23, 2017
Kids! Day 58: On top of the clouds
Kids! 8-Minute Memoir

Kids! Day 58: On top of the clouds

Kids! Day 58: On top of the clouds. What do you think is up there? Would you want go there? What would you bring with you? What would you do? 8 minutes #8minutememoirkids A post shared by Ann Dee Ellis (@anndeecandy) on Sep 21,…

September 21, 2017
Kids! Day 57: Airplanes
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Kids! Day 57: Airplanes

Kids! Day 57: Airplanes. Have you been on an airplane before? Where did you go? How was the flight? Did it make you tired or was it the coolest thing ever? Do you like the aisle seat or do you look out your little…

September 19, 2017
Day 172 Fire
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Day 172: Fire

Day 172: Fire. 8 minutes. #8minutememoir A post shared by Ann Dee Ellis (@anndeecandy) on Sep 18, 2017 at 9:11am PDT…

September 18, 2017