Tag Archives: love

What my favorite sandals taught me about relationships

I am incredibly picky about what I put on my feet. As someone who suffered from back problems for a decade of my life, I know that flats are best. I’ve re-herniated the disk in my back twice by slipping on … Continue reading

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What I Learned from CT Fiction Fest

Terri-Lynne DeFino’s workshop on the Truth About Rejection: Writing Successful Query Letters was a great way to kick off the workshops. There is no truth. It is all a matter of opinion. And sometimes just catching someone on the right … Continue reading

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Book Review–The Secret Life of Bees

The Secret Life of Bees is a phenomenal story about finding love and a family in unexpected places. Sue Monk Kidd is my idol. I aspire to write on her level someday. Here’s my annotated version of the Barnes and … Continue reading

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Soul Surfer–Movie Review

Tuesday has become my movie day with Lindsay. We love it. Today we decided to check out Soul Surfer. It looked like one of those overcoming-all-odds-makes-you-grateful-for-all-you-have kind of movies. We were not disappointed. What a soul-moving tale of triumph over … Continue reading

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The Ties that Bind

I’ve been doing so much thinking lately. And despite all the job turmoil and uncertainty about my future, I feel tremendously grounded. Why? I’ve got amazing pillars supporting my world. My parents love me more than I can begin to … Continue reading

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The Allure of Eclipse

I am a huge Stephenie Meyer fan. I’ve read her Twilight series three times through. Hugely enjoyable read. I’ve sat through each movie. But this is the first one that I really liked. For me, I felt like the actors … Continue reading

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Good-bye to Times Square Commute!

June 30 was my last day at my day job. It was great to lunch with my favorite manager and talk about things. I’ll definitely miss him. I got to say goodbye to the friends I’d made over the past … Continue reading

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Why I love New York

My right hand is bothering me from a minor neck problem so instead of another wordspastic post, I figured I’d share some of the reasons I love New York… The New York Stock Exchange knows how to light up the … Continue reading

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