Category Archives: 10% Happier

Friends are Great by Cher’ley

  This Blog by Cher’ley Grogg Del and I had a wonderful visit with a fellow WW&W, Mike Staton. I don’t know what his plans for the day were but he reminded me of this poem by Robert Frost: A … Continue reading

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Next Stop Home

By S. J. Brown I hope everyone enjoyed their summer as much as I did. I was on the road a lot, but by choice not necessity. In early June I attended the WV Writers conference. As always it was … Continue reading

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Dumbest Thing I’ve Done by Cher’ley

  This Blog  by Cher’ley Grogg Over on the SDL Facebook wall, Dan Pearce asked: what was the most hilariously stupid thing you’ve ever done? He got 24 favorite answers. Here are 3: I stopped at Hollister and inspected one of the sweaters on … Continue reading

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Color my World by Cher’ley

 This Blog  by Cher’ley Grogg Maybe we should develop a Crayola bomb as our next secret weapon.  A happiness weapon.  A beauty bomb.  And every time a crisis developed, we would launch one.  It would explode high in the air – … Continue reading

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Hoarding or Collecting by Cher’ley

   This Blog  by Cher’ley Grogg You might be a PackRat if: You think if you hold onto that polyester huge-lapeled suit, that it might actually come back in style some day. You save flat tires for years because you think … Continue reading

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Hey Good Lookin’, Whatcha Got Cookin’ by Cher’ley

   This Blog  by Cher’ley Grogg Food is an important part of our lives and we all have favorite recipes we have been raised with. There were 5 kids and two adults in our family and often we children would bring … Continue reading

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Small Victories

  This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction Small Victories by author Ann Lamont is one of my favorite books. She is an inspirational writer and one can learn a lot by reading her works. I think as a … Continue reading

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Metaphors Are Fun, Creative, & Therapeutic by Cher’ley

  This Blog  by Cher’ley Grogg Metaphors Are Fun, Creative, and Therapeutic indeed.      Lenny: Hey, maybe there is no cabin. Maybe it’s one of them metaphorical things. Carl: Oh yeah, yeah. Like maybe, the cabin is the place inside each … Continue reading

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O is for Ornery by Cher’ley

This blog by Cher’ley Grogg If I Were a Millionaire “Take a pencil and paper,” the teacher said, “and write an essay with the title ‘If I Were a Millionaire’ “ Everyone but Little Johnny, who leaned back with arms … Continue reading

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How Do You Deal With Stress?

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction A couple of weeks ago I read an article on Yahoo! News that gave me pause for thought.  Dan Harris, an ABC News Anchor, shared a part of his life seen by millions … Continue reading

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