Category Archives: Me Being a Writer

  1. Two-lane Roads Diverged


    September 27, 2017 by Jen

    Driving through Virginia this week, I’m pretty sure I discovered why so many rural Americans voted for President Trump: it’s …
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  2. Dear Me

    April 8, 2017 by Jen

    Dear ten-year-old version of myself, Today I ate an entire yellow bell pepper for lunch because I’m an adult, and …
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  3. Copyright and Copywrong

    February 26, 2017 by Jen

    “It’s on the Internet, so it must be okay to use it.” Nooooooooooooooooo. As a long-time writer and blogger who …
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  4. How do you solve a problem like millennials?


    February 10, 2017 by Jen

    (It’s not quite the Von Trapps or Margery McKay, but it’ll do. #nerd) How do you solve a problem like …
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  5. Sonnet #2016, for North Carolina

    January 2, 2017 by Jen

    Sonnet #2016 If Shakespeare saw beyond the mask of death Sir Walter’s face stamped on this legal tryst, I think …
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  6. The 12 Gifts Adulthood Gave to Me


    December 27, 2014 by Jen

    On the first day of Christmas, adulthood gave to me…a dishwasher full of clean plates On the second day of …
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  7. Nominated for the Pushcart Prize!

    December 7, 2014 by Jen

    From vox poetica: 12.05.14 Posted in today’s words by Annmarie Lockhart It never gets easier, but it still makes me happy! …
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  8. The Happiest Little Introvert’s Night on the Town: A Child’s Book for Adults


    October 7, 2014 by Jen

    The Happiest Little Introvert woke up in time for tea, then ambled through the kitchen singing, “There’s no one but …
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  9. I’m on a bus…14 buses

    January 12, 2014 by Jen

    “Winston-Salem Writers recently received an Innovative Projects Grant from the Winston-Salem Forsyth County Arts Council for 2014. The purpose of …
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  10. ‘Twas the Last Night for Healthcare


    December 24, 2013 by Jen

    The story is a little bit different this Christmas eve… ‘Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the States …
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