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I’ve told about items I can’t live without, but there are some things I *can* live without — especially if it’s for a good cause. Through August 19th, head to to bid on my fave bag and fave headphones, all proceeds going to
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Tickets are on sale for my appearance at the @AfterWordsLiteraryFestival on Sunday, October 4. The festival is virtual this year—like everything else!—so you can attend no matter where you are. Full line up in the next tweet.
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Ahhh. It’s disgraceful. And unacceptable.
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People can’t change if they aren’t willing to recognize they need to. Again, sorry for jumping to conclusions.
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Okay. I apologize. Just call her in directly then!
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It’s so original.
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It is. Your faith will be rewarded.
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Oh this is a fun one. Sort the colors!
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There is this odd belief out there that writers need to know what strangers think of their work. It’s not my business at all.
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And before you try it, of course no one else should be put on Rushmore. It’s stolen land that belongs to the Lakota Sioux. Im from Nebraska and I’ve read a book before.
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Trump is the last person who would be put on Mt. Rushmore. Let’s say Nixon is second to last. The distance between Nixon and Trump as Rushmore contenders, well, that distance is so long the measure doesn’t exist yet.
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I appreciate the apology. You don’t need to flagellate yourself.
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Hmmm. That’s not what you seemed to be doing. You could just say you’re overwhelmed without bringing me into it. You have every reason to be exhausted with the work you’re doing. Anything I am doing doesn’t minimize your life.
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Yes. They did.
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I am not. My point is that I am not living a life of leisure.
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