Story Weekend: Diaries

http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photography-diary-opened-pen-letter-image40397032Did you have a diary as a kid or keep a journal as an adult? Or did you stumble across your older sister’s juicy diary or your grandmother’s old journal? Tell us your diary story.

If you’re new to Story Weekend, here’s how it works: I pick a theme and you share something from your life that relates to that theme, however you interpret it. Thanks to all of you who’ve contributed. As always, there are a few “rules”:

▪ The story must be true

Story Weekend: Garage Sale Find

http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-images-garage-sale-box-image19535944Do you have a story about something you found at a garage sale or flea market? I bet you do! Hope you’ll share it with us.

If you’re new to Story Weekend, here’s how it works: I pick a theme and you share something from your life that relates to that theme, however you interpret it. Thanks to all of you who’ve contributed. As always, there are a few “rules”:

▪ The story must be true

Story Weekend: Love Notes

In honor of Valentine’s Day, please share with us the best love note that you have ever received.http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-image-love-note-cup-coffee-image7964056

If you’re new to Story Weekend, here’s how it works: I pick a theme and you share something from your life that relates to that theme, however you interpret it. Thanks to all of you who’ve contributed. As always, there are a few “rules”:

▪ The story must be true

▪ Try to keep it under 100 words. Embrace the challenge! That’s about six or seven lines in the comment form. I want others to read your story, and most people tend to skip if it’s too long. I know how tough it is to “write tight” but I hope you’ll accept this as a challenge.

Romantic Ideas You Can Do at Home

I thought this was a cute list of ideas from Terry’s Fabrics for Valentine’s Day, so thought I’d share them with you. Enjoy!

You know what day it is soon right? Nope it’s not pay day its Valentine ’s Day that one special day in the year where you rush around like a complete lunatic making romantic plans for you and your sweetheart to show them just how much you love them. So let’s hear it what heartfelt plans have you made for February 14th? How are you going to spend the day with your better half?

Story Weekend: Beyond Your Comfort Zone

http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-image-climbing-silhouette-image1441976Have you ever tested your limits and pushed yourself beyond your comfort zone? We’d love to hear about your experience!

If you’re new to Story Weekend, here’s how it works: I pick a theme and you share something from your life that relates to that theme, however you interpret it. Thanks to all of you who’ve contributed. As always, there are a few “rules”:

▪ The story must be true

▪ Try to keep it under 100 words. Embrace the challenge! That’s about six or seven lines in the comment form. I want others to read your story, and most people tend to skip if it’s too long. I know how tough it is to “write tight” but I hope you’ll accept this as a challenge.

Story Weekend: Disastrous First Date

Have you ever had a really bad first date? If so, I hope you’ll tell us about it…and squeeze the juicy details into those 100 words!

If you’re new to Story Weekend, here’s how it works: I pick a theme and you share something from your life that relates to that theme, however you interpret it. Thanks to all of you who’ve contributed. As always, there are a few “rules”:

▪ The story must be true

Story Weekend: School Bus Tales

Do you have an interesting story that took place on a school bus? If so, we’d love to hear about it!http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photos-yellow-school-bus-image2688143

If you’re new to Story Weekend, here’s how it works: I pick a theme and you share something from your life that relates to that theme, however you interpret it. Thanks to all of you who’ve contributed. As always, there are a few “rules”:

▪ The story must be true

Story Weekend: What’s Outside Your Window?

What do you see when you look outside your window?  (If this is your view, I’m coming to visit!)http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photos-view-monastery-window-image27885173

If you’re new to Story Weekend, here’s how it works: I pick a theme and you share something from your life that relates to that theme, however you interpret it. Thanks to all of you who’ve contributed. As always, there are a few “rules”:

▪ The story must be true

▪ Try to keep it under 100 words. Embrace the challenge! That’s about six or seven lines in the comment form. I want others to read your story, and most people tend to skip if it’s too long. I know how tough it is to “write tight” but I hope you’ll accept this as a challenge.

Story Weekend: Marriage Proposal

http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-images-marriage-proposal-image10368204

Do you have an interesting marriage proposal story?  If so, I’d love to hear it.

If you’re new to Story Weekend, here’s how it works: I pick a theme and you share something from your life that relates to that theme, however you interpret it. Thanks to all of you who’ve contributed. As always, there are a few “rules”:

▪ The story must be true

▪ Try to keep it under 100 words. Embrace the challenge! That’s about six or seven lines in the comment form. I want others to read your story, and most people tend to skip if it’s too long. I know how tough it is to “write tight” but I hope you’ll accept this as a challenge.

Story Weekend: Found Treasure

http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-image-wristwatch-left-discarded-beach-great-lost-property-travel-insurance-image30313216Have you ever stumbled upon treasure when you least expected it or needed it most? I’d love to hear your story about found treasure.

If you’re new to Story Weekend, here’s how it works: I pick a theme and you share something from your life that relates to that theme, however you interpret it. Thanks to all of you who’ve contributed. As always, there are a few “rules”:

▪ The story must be true