Category Archives: Writing

TMT: I’ll Write You a Story, You Sing Me a Love Song

    I’ve been absent from TMT for the past few weeks.(Sorry Jen!) Snow, birthdays and well more snow have been keeping me away but I have also been writing, editing and rewriting parts of THE LOVE STORY OF KIMMY & DAVID. And when I am writing love stories like theirs I have certain albums…

The Lyrics Pound My Heart {Twisted Mix-Tape Tuesday}

    Hello my music loving friends. Thank you so much for the warm welcome last week and all the great comments. I enjoyed listening to your songs and I’m so glad that many of you found something to Sing to your own Spirit here. Thank you for inviting me back, even if you know…

A Letter to My Father {Pour Your Heart Out}

Dear Daddy, It’s been 17 years and yet it feels like just yesterday that I was standing in a college dorm room in Shippensburg, PA listening to mom telling me that you were gone. She had all the details, gave me all the information that a first born child should get. Her voice was even…

Introducing Precipice Volume 2 (The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge)

“You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from.”  Cormac McCarthy, “No Country for Old Men”  In the second volume of Precipice, twenty-four authors from the Write on Edge community explore the concept of luck in twenty-six works of poetry, short fiction, and memoir. ***************************************** See this little blonde haired girl?…

If I Were Brave…{Mama Kat’s Writing Workshop}

  I often just watch him. I’ll ask him; “Do you want to go on the swings?” as we watch Giovanni pump his little legs and squeal in delight as daddy pushes him higher and higher into the sky. Many times, he doesn’t even answer, just waves his hand at me, channeling a little old…

Taking Back My Corner (and an Announcement about KirstenAPiccini.com)

  This past May I celebrated 8 years of blogging, and by CELEBRATING I mean I didn’t even mention or call attention to it. There were no giveaways or trumpets sounding, I didn’t tweet it or acknowledge the date as it came and went. It’s not that I’m not proud of this space or comfortable…

When Hope is a Four Letter Word {Ketchup With Us}

  Mel of According to Mags and Michele of Old Dog New Tits are back with Ketchup with Us. This time they asked to think about (and then write about) the roller coasters of life.   Roller-coasters: I’ve been quite a few during my life: College (I finally graduated at 28) , dating (and sex) before I…

I’m Proof That Ignorance is Bliss {Pour Your Heart Out}

Last month my sons graduated from Pre-K. Jacob the CLASS ACTOR, Giovanni the YOUNG MATHEMATICIAN Unless you follow me on social media sites, you probably didn’t know that because here in The Corner I am living in a constant state of denial about their age, about the fact that they are starting Kindergarten in a…

Old School Blogging: Give me 5!

Alison of Writing, Wishing and Elaine of The Miss Elaine-ous Life  are back with the Meme of the Summer. This month it’s all about the 5′s, which is fun for me since my sons are in the middle of their own year of 5.  TA DA! 5 things I have a passion for:  Writing Shoes…

It Feels Like This: {The Path You Choose/Studio 30Plus}

Carrie and I are back with Gabrielle’s story of love and choices. You can read Carrie’s hot and steamy installment here today. If you’ve missed any of the The Path just click here.  ***************************** “I shouldn’t be doing this” was the only thing that Gabby thought as she pulled away from Seth’s mouth only long…

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