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“Comparison is the thief of joy” – Theodore Roosevelt

"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." - Eleanor Roosevelt I love this quote. It’s one of my favorites. It’s hard not to compare yourself to others. As a writer, I struggle not to compare myself to published authors. I have to remind myself their books are finished products, while I’m still… Continue reading “Comparison is the thief of joy” – Theodore Roosevelt

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Where is Heather?

I'm here, I promise. Can't you tell? I've changed my layout at least three times this week. I'm just a little busy. It's not an excuse. Well, maybe it is, but it's a good one this time. And, no, I'm not drinking wine as I write this...get out of here. Here's what I'm up to: On… Continue reading Where is Heather?

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Writing Prompt #11

Talk about your favorite pair of shoes and why you love them so much. Quick summary of what I wrote about today: I wrote in third person, about a girl who is digging through her closet for a pair of shoes to wear. She picks through a pile of toddler shoes before finding a pair… Continue reading Writing Prompt #11

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Writing Prompt #10

An alien has just abducted you. Give three reasons why it would send you back to earth. What? Other than the fact I would annoy the crap out of them with more questions than they could ask me, or the fact that I'd have a toddler strapped to me? They wouldn't last a day hanging… Continue reading Writing Prompt #10