Tag Archives: story

So Where Was I

So, where was I in my life story? I left. That was not the end but the beginning. I could write scenes, of a naïve young woman taken for a joy ride through half her life or how she survived … Continue reading

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Bravery

“Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing we’ll ever do.” ~Brene Brown

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Patchwork Quilt

A good story is a patchwork quilt of images sewn together with words, edged with colour, design, completely unique to curl up with and enjoy. ©2010 Sharron R. McMillan

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Shaped By Truth

We mould our stories to fit the image we want to reflect to others but truth be told, it is our stories that shape us. ©2014 Sharron R. McMillan

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Writer’s Festival

The muse hangs heavy over Rockwood Lodge this weekend. I used to go there, walk amongst them try to breathe in their success but now I don’t. Their stories are not mine. Mine can not yet be contained between two … Continue reading

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Salvaging The Story

“Until it surfaces you haven’t got a story.” I wonder if he knew how much there was to surface and how many words weren’t stories yet. Bits surface, submerge again tie them together, keep them afloat. Half submerged memories rise, … Continue reading

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Fiction

Why fictionalize a true lifeto spin a believable story,why not just tell the true story. Why change the names to protect the guilty,names that were in your life are true. Your life.Their life.Is it so wrong to tell the truth,forever … Continue reading

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