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Strong Female Character Cliches to Avoid (In Writing and Beyond)

Strong Female Character Cliches to Avoid (In Writing and Beyond) By Hannah Bauman  Hannah is the owner of Between the Lines Editorial, a small business that provides indie editing and writing services. To find out more, check out her website at btleditorial.com or email her at hannah@btleditorial.com. Whether you’re writing a short story, a novella,… Read More Strong Female Character Cliches to Avoid (In Writing and Beyond)

Therapy, Archives

Chronic Illness: Tips and Tricks

Chronic Illness: Tips and Tricks Living with a chronic illness or two SUCKS. So here are some lessons I picked up along my journey! Once upon a time I was diagnosed with Interstitial Cystitis and Perioral Dermatitis–– two not so fun illnesses that changed my life forever. You can read my story here. Yet here… Read More Chronic Illness: Tips and Tricks

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Marriage: It’s Hard, but It Doesn’t Have to Be

Marriage: It’s Hard, But it Doesn’t Have to Be As a therapist I always question my clients about how they know certain things. How do you know it has to be that way? How do you know you can’t do X, Y, or Z? How do you know? How? Why?  You get the idea. One of… Read More Marriage: It’s Hard, but It Doesn’t Have to Be

Therapy, Relationships, Feminism

How to Create Change in Our Political Climate (USA)

Looks like things are heating up in the political world, but what can we do about it?… Read More How to Create Change in Our Political Climate (USA)

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Make This Year Your Year!

Make This Year Your Year! I always love the beginning of a new year. Like many people, I take the time to sit down and set goals for myself. Though some of my goals haven’t come true, I have gone on a journey that has gotten me closer to where I want to be in… Read More Make This Year Your Year!

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I’m Disabled Not Stupid

I’m Disabled Not Stupid If I could get a $1 every time someone questioned my ability to do something I would be a rich woman. Though I’m aware it happens to everyone at one point or another, for me it’s deeply personal. You see I have two learning disabilities that don’t always present themselves. I… Read More I’m Disabled Not Stupid