NaBloPoMo April 2015 Blogroll

The theme for April is GROW. ...more

Grow Your Blog With April's NaBloPoMo

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month? ...more

NaBloPoMo April 2015 Badges

The official badge for April 2015 NaBloPoMo is here! Grab it to place on your blog and show your readers you're posting every day this month. ...more

NaBloPoMo April 2015 Prompts

The theme for April's NaBloPoMo is GROW. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in April -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts are posted at the beginning of the month so you can plan ahead, Monday to Friday. (Weekends are for free-writing!) ...more

Angelina Jolie's Moving Essay About Removing Ovaries and Fallopian Tubes

I didn't think I would cry reading Angelina Jolie's essay in the New York Times about the surgery she recently had to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes. But the tears started coming mid-essay. ...more
This is a great example of tone being very important. A lot of times, I read essays that have ...more

CNN's Too Many Cooks Parody Will Help You Survive the Election

Sometimes social media is the best way to shine light on the harsh truths of the world, such as the fact that our election process is ridonculous. The next election is two years away, but the coverage has been running hardcore for months (years?). CNN took a moment to poke fun at itself and politicans in general in their parody of the Adult Swim's parody (damn, that is meta) Too Many Cooks. It's Too Many Cooks, election-style. ...more

Get the Apple Watch and Toss Out Your Doctor?

I've resisted wearable technology such as Fitbits up until this point. While I know it motivates others, I didn't think that seeing my step count (or, let's face it, my lack-of-steps count) would get me out of my chair and hitting the streets. I simply don't care how much anyone else is exercising. It was easy to pooh-pooh the limited Fitbit. I'm well aware that I'm not moving enough, sleeping enough, or eating well enough. If that's all the bracelet will tell me, it isn't going on my wrist. Enter the Apple Watch. ...more
Might have to toss out the doctor so I can afford the apple watch.more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your March 2015 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
Singapore: A haven for foodies!  ...more

NaBloPoMo March 2015 Prompts

The theme for March's NaBloPoMo is NEWS. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in March -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts are posted at the beginning of the month so you can plan ahead, Monday to Friday. (Weekends are for free-writing!) ...more
JbGold I don't see why not. That would be a wonderful tribute. Go for it!more

Let's Make News with March's NaBloPoMo

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month? ...more