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    Day 126: Flip Flops

    Day 126: Flip Flops. My mom called them thongs. We all did. Sandals. Towels. Sunscreen. Visors. Goggles. Sunglasses. Swimsuits that you wear all day and all night for two weeks. Write about summer gear.…

    June 2, 2017
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    Day 126: Bad Pictures

    Day 126: Bad Pictures. Write about bad pictures other people have taken of you. Maybe a family portrait when you had the bangs of your dreams, framed for eternity. Maybe your worst pose senior…

    May 31, 2017
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    Day 125: Cemeteries

    Day 125: Cemeteries. Ones you visit. How often you visit. What you do when you visit. Do you find them peaceful? Sad? Joyful? Do you make sure to walk between graves? Do you bring…

    May 29, 2017
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    Day 124: Last day

    Day 124: Last day. Write about a last day. Last day of kindergarten. Last day of elementary school. Last day of high school. Last day of college. Last day on a job. Last day…

    May 26, 2017
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    Day 122: Worth the effort

    Day 122: Worth the effort. Write about something that takes a lot of effort but to you, the results are worth it. This can be camping. Gardening. School. DIY projects*. Sewing**. Cooking. Exercising. Online…

    May 24, 2017
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    Day 121: Things you’d like to throw away

    Day 121: Things you’d like to throw away. Whistles. Old shirts. Bed frames. Pokemon. Photographs. Bowling balls. Desks. Blankets. Habits. Thoughts. Swimming suits. Collections. Dreams. Cars that break down. Irons. Pains. Medications. Diapers. Wedding…

    May 22, 2017
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    Day 120: Sad

    Day 120 :Sad. Write about what you do when you’re sad. You can write about specific times you were sad. You can write about being sad in general and how you cope. You can…

    May 19, 2017
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    Day 119: Artichokes

    Day 119: Artichokes. 1. We cheered when Mom cooked them. 2. We fought over the hearts. 3. We dipped them in fry sauce (hub says: that’s disgusting. Melted butter is how you do it.)…

    May 17, 2017
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    Day 118: Shame and Empathy

    Day 118: Shame and Empathy. This one, if you open up to whatever comes, will be hard but also good. Start writing and don’t stop. 8 minutes. #8minutememoir A post shared by Ann Dee…

    May 15, 2017
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    Day 117: A mother

    Day 117: A mother. Write about a mother. Any mother. All kinds of mothers. Women who helped you make it to the top of the mountain whatever that mountain might be. 8 minutes. Write…

    May 12, 2017