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    Day 109: War

    Day 109: War. 8 minutes. #8minutememoir #slaughterhousefive A post shared by Ann Dee Ellis (@anndeecandy) on Apr 24, 2017 at 7:58am PDT…

    April 24, 2017
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    Day 108: Your list

    Day 108: Your list. When my mom died we made a list of her favorite children’s books to give out at her funeral. My mom was a children’s librarian and was always reading, whether…

    April 21, 2017
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    Day 106: Eggs

    Day 106: Eggs. Write about eggs. Maybe you eat them. Maybe you don’t. Maybe you dress them up as fancy ladies, maybe you throw them. Maybe you whip them for desserts, maybe you drink…

    April 17, 2017
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    Day 104: Concert

    Day 104: concert. Write about a concert. Maybe the best one you ever went to. Maybe the worst. Maybe the one where you had to stand up for six hours. Maybe the one where…

    April 12, 2017
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    Day 103: write about an ancestor

    Day 103: write about an ancestor. It can be a distant ancestor or a close one. You can write about stories you heard or write about direct experiences you had with them. I never…

    April 10, 2017
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    Day 102: Packing

    Day 102: packing. Write about packing. What do you always take with you? Your pillow? A special blanket? A novel? How long does it take you to prepare? One day? Five minutes? What did…

    April 7, 2017
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    Day 101: Living at risk

    Day 101: Living at risk. Write about a time you jumped off a cliff and built your wings on the way down. Maybe it was trying a new job or starting a new relationship.…

    April 5, 2017
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    Day 100:! Shoes

    Day 100:! Shoes. Write about three places your shoes have walked this past year. Write fast. Whatever comes to your head. Write about walking to the top of mountains or walking to take out…

    April 2, 2017