Writing: 7 Ways to Cure the Dumbs

I don’t know about you, but this post by J. A. Allen resonated with me! Somedays, I feel as if my brain, tired of all the nonsense rolling around up there, took leave, literally! What brain cells we do possess are being used less and less as technology rules our lives more every day.
J.A Allen gives us a simple plan for Overcoming the Dumbs, check it out.

J. A. Allen

Recently I’ve been experiencing a pretty extreme case of the dumbs. man-869215_1920People battling the dumbs often have a difficult time performing ordinary tasks: like replying to emails, speaking in full sentences, or remembering that their spouse asked them to pick up that thing at that place for an immediately forgotten but very, very important reason.

Writing has been painful this month. And, when I say painful, I mean that writing has been like pulling teeth. If the teeth were attached to my eyeballs, and my eyeballs were on fire, and I was being dipped slowly into piranha infested lava.

Despite the leaps and bounds made in today’s technological age, the dumbs are hitting people harder than ever. Information is readily available. Forget the name of your hellion’s teacher? Look it up on the school website. Want to learn how to cook the perfect scrambles eggs? Watch a Gordon Ramsey…

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Stories Worth Sharing

It’s time again to showcase some great stories!

First up – 1st Place Winner: WOW Summer 2017  – Los Espantos By Ezzy G. Languzzi.

Second – 2nd Place Winner: WOW Summer 2017-  Venus, from the Sea By Michelle Hsu.

Third – 3rd Place Winner: WOW Summer 2017 – Feeding the Witch By Elizabeth Jones Hanley.

And, last but not least, from one of the master writers of our time – 2BRo2B by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. – Narrative’s Story of the Week. 

Stories for your enjoyment!

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