Bikurgurl · NaNoWriMo · The-Year-Of-Quality

NaNoWriMo 2017

NaNoWriMo 2017 has begun! I hand write my 50,000 + words for the annual November tradition, NaNoWriMo. Writing on average 1667 words per day, I'll reach my goal by months end. Are you interested in joining me on this writing voyage? I'm considering opening my classroom to other writers for encouragement and support if there… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017

Bikurgurl · Grace and Space · Writing

Humans Supporting Humans

  I'm an ardent advocate of supporting each other, heartily encouraging women to support women, humans supporting humans. Grace and space In this world, how do we go from being victims to being empowered? How do we make the world a better place? We become the change. We take the advice of Gandhi, who led… Continue reading Humans Supporting Humans

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing

Sumptuous Saturdays

Sumptuous Saturdays in bed, my lover brings me breakfast and leaves me to while away the morning hours quietly, alone, for my own sweet seduction. Focusing on the characters when reading for pleasure, or annotating and taking notes when I’m actively engaged in learning, this is the place I feel most at home and alive.… Continue reading Sumptuous Saturdays

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing Challenge

100 Word Wednesday: Week 36

Image Credit Izaak Standridge Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words! What 100 words would you give this image?Interested in joining us? Check out the guidelines below and ping back to be included in the Writing Wind-up! Let the writing begin! How to… Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 36

Bikurgurl · Family · Reading

Tired of Sexually Driven Free Kindle Books? Try some of these!

{affiliate links - thank you for supporting my voracious book-reading, planner supply, travel budget -- at no extra cost to you 🙂 } Do you have a Kindle? Looking for 'real' books, but left dismayed by the ridiculous amount of smutty-romance in the Free Kindle Unlimited? My Dotted Leuchtturm 1917 in Green I finally signed… Continue reading Tired of Sexually Driven Free Kindle Books? Try some of these!

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing


Not Splashing at the beach, it was inconceivable it had been five years since I’d been back. Back to the place where you broke my heart, on this very beach, my heart swells. Walking on the beach, I never knew you’d swim out – further than ever before – never to return. Some girls worry… Continue reading Not

3Line_Post · Bikurgurl · Three Line Tales

For the Love….

This challenge: hosted by Sonya – @ Only 100 Words –  The idea? Only 3 lines on the image! image by Christian Widell For the Love... Field of dreams to me, with nothing but turf in my way It's not the goals I seek, but defense of this goal - fast footwork keeps me light Grass stains,… Continue reading For the Love….