Tag Archives: September Writing Prompts

Teachers

As I mentioned before, my daughter is struggling this year.  All kinds of things are making it hard for her.  School starts at 8am, and she’s nocturnal, so she’s exhausted all the time.  The friends she’s had since daycare days … Continue reading

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10 rules for dating teenage me

This one is hard.  Cause I didn’t date as a teenager.  We hung out in packs and stuff, and people paired off, but I wasn’t one of those people.  The guys I had crushes on never crushed back, and I … Continue reading

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Prom

We don’t really have proms in Canada.  Or maybe they have them now.  It’s been a long time since I was in high school.  I graduated 26 years ago.  Anyway, we didn’t have a prom but we had grad, which … Continue reading

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Over 300 channels and there’s nothing on

I have cable.  Where I live, cable is stupidly expensive.  You have to pay small pile of money each month for a cable box, and on top of that, a big pile of money for a bunch of channels that you … Continue reading

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Dear books, I love you

It’s International Literacy Day.  So (with the help of September Writing Prompt #8), I’ve decided to share with you the top five books that changed my life. 1.  The Chrysalids, by John Wyndham.  I read this one in high school. … Continue reading

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Stuff that makes me feel good

I’ve been pretty organized today.  I think I’ll have to be if I’m going to survive the school year.  Got groceries, cleaned the kitchen, made a meal plan for the week, pre-prepped my eggs (every week I hard boil 12 … Continue reading

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Back to life

If I could bring one person back from the dead, I think it would be my uncle Rick.  He passed away suddenly a couple of years ago, just after Christmas, a few days before his 61st birthday. My uncle was … Continue reading

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