1. Kim Nelson: Things I Came to Slay

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    February 10, 2016 by Kim


    haters errant eyebrow hairs sexist mindsets Words with Friends opponents co-workers’ bad recycling habits  writer’s block Fitbit daily step goal …
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  2. Conor Cawley: 6 Emojis And How To Use Them


    February 9, 2016 by ConorCawley


    Emoting is difficult. And if you grew up in a house devoid of emotion or just had your heart ripped out by someone you care about, it can be nearly impossible. Fortunately for you, technology has expedited these pesky feelings-filled experiences with an endless supply of easy-to-use emojis!

  3. Emily Lund: All Good Deeds


    February 8, 2016 by emilysuelund


    I was in Salt Lake City for work, and who I assume to be a vagrant Mormon, broke into the car …
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  4. Sandra Benedetto: Does “Feminist” Writer’s Slut Shaming Mea Culpa Explain Why Hillary Can’t Win?

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    February 4, 2016 by Sandra


    This article first appeared in the 2015 Bold & Brassy Fall Style Issue. I Was an Ignorant Slut Shamer By …
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  5. Jeff Phillips: Scissors on a Sailboat


    February 3, 2016 by Baker & Brady


    The compulsions started when I was in the 5th grade. Our teacher Mrs. Chapman was coming back from maternity leave, …
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  6. Murphy Row: Home is Where People Know Your Stories


    February 2, 2016 by murphymrow


    Years ago at a slam poetry event in my hometown of St. Paul, Minnesota, I heard my favorite description of home. …
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  7. Anita Mechler: 10 top thoughts I had while trying to write my first novel chapter


    February 1, 2016 by techneata

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    At the advent of my 35th year on the planet, I decided that I was going to attempt to write …
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