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8-Minute Memoir

  • Day 149: Things you've ruined
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    Day 149: Things you’ve ruined

    Day 149: Things you've ruined. Today I ruined these pants hiking and I feel good about it. Write about things you've ruined. Pants. Appliances. Cars. Jobs. Recipes. Your hair. Other people's books (don't lend…

    July 26, 2017
  • Day 146 Sand Castles
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    Day 146: Sand Castles

    Day 146: Sand Castles. Write for 8 minutes. #8minutememoir A post shared by Ann Dee Ellis (@anndeecandy) on Jul 19, 2017 at 10:18am PDT…

    July 19, 2017
  • Day 144 Going Back - Day 144: Going Back
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    Day 144: Going Back

    Day 144: Going Back. Today I went back to my old college library. A lot was still the same: the smell of books as you walk in, the white speckled floor, the security people…

    July 14, 2017
  • Day 143 Gratitude
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    Day 143: Gratitude

    Day 143: Gratitude. This one is easy. 8 minutes of gratitude. Gratitude for friends. Gratitude for family. Gratitude for people who support you. Gratitude for joy. Gratitude for so much goodness in the world.…

    July 12, 2017
  • Day 142 Good to Bad mood - Day 142: Good to Bad mood
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    Day 142: Good to Bad mood

    Day 142: Good to Bad mood. I love this diagram in Amy Krause Rosenthal’s book Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life. What can change a good mood to a bad mood for you? Seeing the…

    July 10, 2017
  • Day 141 5th Grade - Day 141: 5th Grade
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    Day 141: 5th Grade

    Day 141: 5th Grade. Write about 5th grade. Who was your teacher (Mrs. Busco)? Who was in your class (all these people)? What did you do at recess (four square, speed, jump rope, trying…

    July 7, 2017