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8-Minute Memoir

  • Day 159: Feeling tired
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    Day 159: Feeling tired

    Day 159: Feeling tired. Physically tired. Emotionally tired. World tired. Write about what you do when you’re tired. How it affects your day, your week, your month, your relationships, your habits and your outlook.Maybe…

    August 18, 2017
  • Day 158 Plain simple help
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    Day 158: Plain simple help

    Day 158: Plain simple help. In the beautiful novel Plainsong by Kent Haruf, a woman, barely able to take care of herself, finds out two young boys have lost their mother to depression. In…

    August 16, 2017
  • Day 157 America
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    Day 157: America

    Day 157: America. At this moment. At moments past. Write about racism. Presidents. Unrest. Peace. Where you live. Where you’ve lived. What it feels like to be you. What you imagine it would feel…

    August 14, 2017
  • Day 155 Changing Relationships
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    Day 155: Changing Relationships

    Day 155: Changing Relationships. This is my beautiful sister Katy and today is her birthday. I love her very much: she is kind, loyal, loves my kids and is the most organized person on…

    August 9, 2017
  • Day 154: Libraries
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    Day 154: Libraries

    Day 154: Libraries. The library you go to today. The library from your childhood. The library in beautiful Creede, Colorado, made of logs. Your elementary school library. High school. College. Library on wheels. Library…

    August 7, 2017
  • Day 153: Technology in your life
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    Day 153: Technology in your life

    Day 153: Technology in your life. How often do you use technology? Rely on it? Do you limit your screen time per day or per week? When you were younger were you on the…

    August 4, 2017
  • Day 152 Home
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    Day 152: Home

    Day 152: Home. These are two homes we have lived in, both beloved. Write about home. The home you grew up in. The home you moved to on your own for the first time.…

    August 2, 2017
  • Day 151- blueberries
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    Day 151: blueberries

    Day 151: blueberries. 8 minutes. Start there and see where it goes. #8minutememoir A post shared by Ann Dee Ellis (@anndeecandy) on Jul 31, 2017 at 11:50am PDT…

    July 31, 2017
  • Day 150: Watching Movies
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    Day 150: Watching Movies

    Day 150: Watching Movies. Do you prefer the theater? Your recliner? Do you like old movies? New movies? Blockbusters? Independent films? Comedies? Horror? Drama? Action? Do you eat popcorn? Diet Coke? Red Vines? Do…

    July 28, 2017