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Day 197: Bedtime. Write about bedtime. Bedtime as an adult, bedtime when you were a kid. Bedtime with your own kids or grandkids. How do you unwind? Read? Show? Meditation? Bath? Zero to sixty? What is your routine? Eye cream, face cream, ice cream,…

November 15, 2017
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Day 196: Scream. I attempted to lift some of these blocks. I screamed every time I moved one and it seemed to help. Sometimes I feel like screaming at movies or restaurants. Sometimes I want to scream in airplanes or during a lectures. Sometimes…

November 13, 2017
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Day 195: balloons. Write about balloons for 8 minutes.#8minutememoir…

November 11, 2017
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Day 194: Puzzles. Crossword puzzles, jigsaw puzzles, sudoku puzzles, word game puzzles, logic puzzles, math puzzles. Puzzles with missing pieces. Puzzles on the LSAT. Puzzles you could spend hours on. Puzzles as escape. Puzzling people. Puzzling items. Puzzling experience. Puzzles by the fire. Puzzles…

November 9, 2017
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Day 192: the view from your floor. Lay on your floor. Lie? Let people step on you. Feel the carpet or the wood on your back. Remember how sad you were because your fridge stuck out so far and now you never notice. Wonder…

November 3, 2017
Day 191: Similar States
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Day 191: Similar States

Day 191: Similar States. I just finished a book by Elizabeth Strout that I loved. And I've been thinking about this. Do you believe it? We're all in similar states? Why or why not? What or who does this make you think about? 8…

November 1, 2017
Day 190: Things You Try to Skip but You Can't
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Day 190: Things You Try to Skip but You Can’t

Day 190: Things You Try to Skip but You Can't. Maybe because in you inexplicably must do it or you can't sleep. Maybe because people make you. Maybe because you'd have to go to jail if you didn't. Maybe because you know it will…

October 30, 2017
Day 189: Treasures
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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 about something you saw and decided not to get but…

October 27, 2017