A week ago, I participated in a scrapbook challenge to document a part of my wedding that has yet to be recorded. I lifted a line from a song sung … Continue Reading Ruth’s Memoir Monday: Footprints in the Sand.
When I giggle at my goal as a fifth grader to write a story a day, collecting thick purple folders of words and pictures, stapled into books, I remember the process … Continue Reading Why Memoir Monday?
Now if these don’t inspire you to participate in this week’s challenges, then I don’t know what will! Feel free to use these buttons for your Memoir Monday and Slice … Continue Reading New Buttons.
Some writers live a solitary life. Many write in isolation and put their work out into the world only when they feel it’s, well, perfect. As a reader of the … Continue Reading Weekly Challenges
Earlier this week I wrote a quick write in my writer’s notebook about getting my cabbage patch kid. (Last week for Memoir Monday, I toyed with the So What? of … Continue Reading Ruth’s Memoir Monday: Getting Laney.
The light-hearted air that usually surrounded me during the first day of summer vacation was missing. My mom and I sat on the floor of my bedroom, surrounded by all … Continue Reading Ruth’s MM: A Safe Home
Have you ever played Sardines? In this twisted version of hide-n-seek, one person hides and then everyone else looks for him. Once found, you get in with him, until soon, … Continue Reading Memoir Monday: Letting Loose.