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Crawling Away

There is no shame in going after what you want or so I've heard.But. What if you're the thing that's wanted and you have no desire to be pursued? But.You're so used to giving in that even though it's rotting your soul to say no,  you do, because that's what will set you free ultimately. Yet, that no you worked so hard to muster up? Yeah, that falls on self-made deaf ears. They can't hear the no...they simply hear the roar of their narcissistic self-cheerleading to go after what makes them happy.Because,  well their happiness is all that fucking matters.So, you say no.  And this game unfolds, one you never intended to play. There's boring banter, sad stupid words and your smile doesn't reach your eyes because you're simply trying to placate this happiness seeker til you can plan your escape.But.Escape doesn't come quickly, because they've played this game before. You're just a novice up against a card shark.  And you know what they…

August 12, 2016: Use Your Words

Today’s post is a writing challenge. This is how it works: participating bloggers picked 4 – 6 words or short phrases for someone else to craft into a post. All words must be used at least once and all the posts will be unique as each writer has received their own set of words. That’s the challenge, here’s a fun twist; no one who’s participating knows who got their words and in what direction the writer will take them. Until now.At the end of this post you’ll find links to the other blogs featuring this challenge. Check them all out, see what words they got and how they used themI’m using:       Wonderment ~ Octopus ~ Anyone ~ Organic ~ CottonThey were submitted by:   The sweet and amazing Jules from The Bergham Chronicles !Collateral damage. 'Damage inflicted on an unintended target', is what most people associate with it,  but I don't think that's all it pertains to really.Unintended target makes it seem like there was a sea of people maimed or done wrong by a comp…

Secret Subject Swap: August 5th, 2016

Welcome to a Secret Subject Swap. This week 13 brave bloggers picked a secret subject for someone else and were assigned a secret subject to interpret in their own style. Today we are all simultaneously divulging our topics and submitting our posts.  Here are links to all the sites now featuring Secret Subject Swap posts.  Sit back, grab a cup, and check them all out. See you there: Baking In A Tornado                   http://www.BakingInATornado.com The Bergham Chronicles           http://berghamchronicles.blogspot.com  Spatulas on Parade                http://spatulasonparade.blogspot.com Dinosaur Superhero Mommy       http://dinoheromommy.com/ The Diary of an Alzheimer’s Caregiver    http://www.thediaryofanalzheimerscaregiver.com/blog.html Southern Belle Charm               http://www.southernbellecharm.com Confessions of a part time working mom  http://thethreegerbers.blogspot.ch/ Sparkly Poetic Weirdo                http://sparklyjenn.blogspot.com/ The Lieber Family Blog�������…