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What in the World is a Pushcart Prize Nomination?

I sat tapping away at the keyboard. Messenger dinged. Initially, it looked like another random man attempting to message me about how hot they thought I was. Photo by Pawel Czerwinski on Unsplash. Altered by Jennifer Brewer via Canva. The name sounded familiar though so I figured I should investigate. The mystery was solved, however,… Continue reading What in the World is a Pushcart Prize Nomination?

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A Mom Trying To Write In The Middle Of A Pandemic

Stay At Home Mom, Homeschool Mom, And Writer Mom I have been struggling to keep up with all the things there is to do as a Writer Mom. I have the hard and wonderful distractions of all of my children being home 24/7, because of a pandemic. I spend most days making sure they get… Continue reading A Mom Trying To Write In The Middle Of A Pandemic

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A Picture of Anxiety | One Example Of Anxiety

JoAnn For as long as she could remember, JoAnn had been sensitive. She often found herself overthinking her choices in life and the interactions she’s had with people in her life. For instance, the other day, she ran into her friend Noelle. They chatted about their families and how their kids were doing in school.… Continue reading A Picture of Anxiety | One Example Of Anxiety

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Final Fantasy XIV’s Zalera Honors The Life Of Kentaro Miura

Through The Eyes Of A Zaleran I am a gamer. My game of choice? Final Fantasy XIV. I regularly visit the region of Eorzea in the world of Hydaelyn. I am a Miqo'te… today, or a type of human-like cat in our world. On a normal day, my friends and I, the great Warriors of… Continue reading Final Fantasy XIV’s Zalera Honors The Life Of Kentaro Miura

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Postpartum Depression And How I Got The Help I Needed

I always dreamed of being a Mom. At thirty-seven years old, the dream became a reality. Our precious baby girl was born. I thought something magical would happen. Everything I read, heard someone talk about, said I was supposed to feel a deep connection with my baby. A connection beyond what I have ever experienced… Continue reading Postpartum Depression And How I Got The Help I Needed