Author Archives: Marcy

About Marcy

I blog about trying to get out of my comfort zone, completing 101 things in 1001 days (and beyond), and writing my memoirs. My book: Timid No More.

Levitate.

{Welcome to MultiMEDIA Splice #9, a link party. Join me by linking up an “invisible”-themed post or a multimedia post on any topic.} “Flying in his dreams was an exhilarating, breathtaking experience, sometimes literally, that tended to leave reality wanting, … Continue reading

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Cliff Walk

{Welcome to MultiMEDIA Splice #8, a link party. Join me by linking up a cliff-related post or a multimedia post on any topic.} My hiking past is littered with tense moments tiptoeing near the edges of cliffs, and there was … Continue reading

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Take a glassblowing class

{MultiMEDIA Splice — join me by linking up a glass-related post or a multimedia post on any topic.} “If you treat glass right, it doesn’t crack. If you know the properties, you can make things; the color of dusk and night … Continue reading

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Relaxing the rules on a new link party–join me on Sundays

I have a history of trying to get link parties going, only to have them flop because I make them too complicated. Is that what’s going on with MultiMEDIA Splice? To make it easier and more inviting, I’m relaxing the … Continue reading

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Tangled Up in Blue

{MultiMEDIA Splice, a link party; update: now easier to join} Please press play and listen to the song as you read this post. “In a 1978 interview Dylan explained this style of songwriting: ‘What’s different about it is that there’s … Continue reading

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Year in Review: 2014

{MultiMEDIA Splice, a link party} Year in Review: 2014 January New Life Amid the Polar Vortex I’ve never been a gardener, so it was eye-opening to see how much I loved coaxing sunflowers to bloom in my basement in the … Continue reading

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Beyond 101 Things: 15th Quarterly Report

{Link up your favorite post of 2014 or a “year in review” post at Year in Review: MultiMEDIA Splice #5.} 15th Quarterly Report: October – December, 2014 I finally shook off the doldrums after completing my 101 things in 1001 days … Continue reading

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What I Ate on Christmas: Getting Figgy with It

{Link up your favorite post of 2014 or a “year in review” post at Year in Review: MultiMEDIA Splice #5.} Warmth (Daily Post Photo Challenge) With older teens at Christmas, the focus isn’t much on the presents anymore. It’s on … Continue reading

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Link up your favorite post of 2014

In honor of the coming new year, I will be relaxing the rules on my new link party, MultiMEDIA Splice, and inviting bloggers to link up their favorite post of 2014. I hope to see you on Sunday. Merry Christmas! … Continue reading

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I accidentally angered a psychic

{Link up your favorite post of 2014 or a “year in review” post at Year in Review: MultiMEDIA Splice #5.} . I’m not superstitious. Sure, I knock on wood when something could jinx me, and I throw salt over my … Continue reading

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