It blows me away how many people are cheering for me to beat breast cancer. And though I am a terrific person and all that, I think I know why. Trigger warning: profanity will be used in this post. Because "motherfucking" and "cancer" are words that go toge...
Yeah, I've been quiet here lately. Part of it was finishing a story I was working on, and part of it was decompressing after a challenging work season. Part of it was still grieving my beloved brother in love (deathversary on April 19) and concerns for my o...
Sorry for the long absence, but I've been all tied up. Literally. Besides the day job and lotsa doctor appointments to deal with the cancer thing (more on that, below), I've been taking workshops and attending events. Bondage and Meditation. Yes, it's a thi...
I've needed to do a writerly 10-Question interviews in a while. Here now is lab experiment brave volunteer, author Jennifer Senjahi stepping to the screen. 1) You published Sweet Dreams in July 2014, a story in Unwrapping Love in December 2014, the novella ...
Prude warning, there will be boobs here. Undoubtedly some profanity. Potentially some triggering words about body image. I've been struggling to deal with body image issues for.... oh, most of my life. Got closets full of clothes in assorted sizes to testif...
Is it ever safe to love someone? I would argue, no. It is never safe. And so what? When it comes to RHPS, or love, I will always be among those screaming, "Risk it! Risk it!" Most of us have the exact same first love. Our moms. While there are mothers wh...
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*Beverly Diehl's Writing in Flow*: Ask Sexpert Walker Thornton - You KNO...
I had been writing blogs for a number of years and I would touch on sex occasionally but I had a real shift about 2 years ago that coincided
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Christmas Bride, Top 12 Christmas Proposal Surprise Videos
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Book Dirt: Can You Spot All Five of the Fiction Authors in This Simpsons...
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*Beverly Diehl's Writing in Flow*: Cheryl Strayed's Wild, Turquoise Circ...
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FYI: An Open Letter to Teenage Girls Who Don't Always Wear a Bra
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Book Dirt: Learning How to Write by Breaking Elmore Leonard’s Ten Rules
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