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Nortina Simmons
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There’s just something about him...

A woman’s decorative touch on the door tempts me to turn back, but the memories of Christmases spent alone keep me planted.

I pull the sleeves of my sweater over my fists to conceal what I hold in my hand.

I’m locked and loaded, completely focused...

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Locked . . . Loaded . . . Dangerous.

Do you have what it takes this Fiction Friday to write a story that makes us all feel like dangerous women?

Head on over to Marquessa’s blog to find out!

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I won’t wallow in self-pity over another #NaNoWriMo project left unfinished (or in this case unstarted), because there have been so many times when I’ve won #NaNoWriMo. No, I haven’t quite made it to the 50,000 words feat, but I’ve written every day for a whole month, and I've come pretty darn close!
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Love Haiku #11

Ho, ho, ho— your laugh
calls me; snow knee-deep, we make
angels on our backs
Ho, ho, ho
Ho, ho, ho
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Can you write a mirco-story in just one minute? A great way to wake up your creative minds this first day of the work week.

Here's the challenge: Set your timer for one minute and write story based on today's prompt, "Let it snow!" Are you up for the challenge? Then Ready . . . Set . . . Write!

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She shivers by the window. Breath settling to a decent rhythm.

“Drink.” His clammy hand on her shoulder.

Steam rising, she brings the mug to her lips, prays it’s poison.

#30wordstory #microfiction #writing

#MicroMondays: Abducted
#MicroMondays: Abducted
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If I want 2018 to be different from 2017, I've got to be committed to making a change now. You can't limp into the New Year expecting to miraculously leap once the clock strikes 12. You've got to start taking those beginning steps toward recovery first. So, with that being said, here are seven things that I want to do before 2018...
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Why is it so hard for us to come to the One who knows all, the One from whom all knowledge originated, the One who is knowledge, who is wisdom, who is understanding?
Where Does Your Wisdom Come From?
Where Does Your Wisdom Come From?
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Temptation comes in many forms, but we are given one weapon with which to fight it. Through the word of God.
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It is so easy for us to get caught up in a preacher who is hootin’ and hollerin’ and saying what sounds biblical, and maybe he even quotes a verse we all know, but how do we recognize when he is telling lies?

By his fruit.
How Do We Recognize False Teachers?
How Do We Recognize False Teachers?
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