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    Day 112: Your hands

    Day 112: Your hands. Write about your hands. What they look like. What they do. How they feel. The injuries they’ve had. The things they’ve touched. The way you treat them. Hands. 8 minutes.…

    May 1, 2017
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    Day 111: Temper

    Day 111: temper. Write about losing it. Controlling it. Breathing through it. Coping with it. What’s beneath it. What triggers it. Who has seen it. Who never sees it. What to do about it.…

    April 28, 2017
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    Day 110: Your day

    Day 110: Your day. This little boy turns six today. As part of the celebration he gets to pick stuff. He decided he wanted ramen noodles for breakfast and breakfast for dinner. He also…

    April 26, 2017
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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