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13 Reasons I Continue Blogging


 

1.  I can scream my
bloody head off and nobody can tell me to shut the fuck up. (at least,  verbally!)  Stop rolling your eyes, Mr. L.

 

 

2.  Since it’s my
domain, after all,  I can shoot photos of
my idiot cat reading books and digging though the garbage can just for the hell
of it & 50 people will comment on how absolutely adorable he is.  He.
Is.  Not.


 

 

3.   I can
appreciate other bloggers who are utterly, beautifully, wonderfully as crazy as
I am.  I love to read raw, authentic
blogs.  You know,  the kind where the heart is still beating
upon the page.

 

 

4.   I can walk up to
people at a Madonna concert and say– “Hey,
can I take a photo of you for my blog?”  They all said YES.

 

The Real Madonna! WOW!

 

 

5.   I can cut open up
my vein and allow the blood to pour all over the syllables, consonants and
verbs.  O, My,  I do do do worship V E R B S.

 

 

6.    The only editor
I need worry about it “ME.”  So,  SHuuuUT UP about my dangling modifiers.

 

 

7.    I can introduce
the world to my sister, Kay,  so they can
love love love her too.

 

 

8.    If readers are
nasty, insufferable, or yucky,  I can
simply delete them from my virtual universe.
Take that,  biatch!

 

 

9.     I can interview
people like Beryl Singleton Bissell &
Lisa Genova (I mean,  I have a platform,  babe!)

 

 

10.    I can read
comments like this from the Middle East:

“My name is Nicole, I’m from Lebanon. As a victim of domestic violence and abuse, still living in the same situation, i want to thank you for this post.” (btw,  Nicole is now out of her violent situation!!!!!)

 

 

11.    I can promote
my cause, influence minds, & encourage proactivism.

 

 

12.     I can rise up rise up rise up with words —because my
sister cannot.

by ~7horin

 

 

13.    I can meet
other bloggers face to face,  skin to
skin,  eye to eye.

Mama\’s Money Matters &  Tilted Tiara Flew up to Minnesota for Kay’s Walk!

 

Counting Ducks from LONDON! LOVE! we met in Waterloo!

Wild Child Mama came to Kay’s Walk to END domestic violence!

 

 

—-Darling, Reader,  if you blog,  WHY do you do it?  If you read blogs,  what gives you fulfillment? xxXx

–This blog was inspired by my friend from India whom I love more than pink cotton candy melting in gold sunlight:  Vidya Sury!

–More about my sister & soul mate, Kay  HERE!


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153 Comments

  • Reply
    Red Dwyer
    September 8, 2013 at 1:29 pm

    Damn, we are a good looking bunch of women!

    I love you, Kimmy!

    I keep blogging because the world still needs someone to, every once in a while, kick them in the tush for accepting crap which they absolutely can change. (We very much have this in common, IJS.)

    Much love <3
    xxx
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    Goodness and Grit
    September 8, 2013 at 1:36 pm

    The more you blog, the more I can love, Love, LOVE you.
    Respect you as you as well as you as a writer, and a virtual friend.
    Hope to make on of these meet ups someday!

    Hugs,
    Kimberly
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      Goodness and Grit
      September 8, 2013 at 1:38 pm

      Uff da sloppy typos:(
      Sorry.

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      My Inner Chick
      September 11, 2013 at 4:53 am

      Kimberly,
      you are a girl after my heart. Love you from here to Norway! Xx
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    Liz
    September 8, 2013 at 1:40 pm

    We do love Kay. (And your cat is cute!)
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    Barbara
    September 8, 2013 at 2:09 pm

    I blog to make sense of the world around me, my past, my present, my future, all of it. I’m a pretty good talker, but I find it easier to write what I’m feeling…sometimes…most times.

    What I didn’t know when I started was all the fabulous people I would meet through blogging. You being one of those amazing humans!

    and…I am so jealous of that great picture of you and Peter!! I have to get to London!
    xob
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    Jann
    September 8, 2013 at 2:29 pm

    And don’t you ever stop blogging, Kim! You are a force of Nature, a force for Good, and we love you madly. xxxxxxxx
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    CCU
    September 8, 2013 at 2:37 pm

    We need you in our blogging world my friend, don’t ever leave 🙂
    I blog because it is an outlet, somewhere I do not have to hide my full expression and to meet wonderful creative people like you!

    Cheers
    CCU
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    Lisa thomson
    September 8, 2013 at 2:47 pm

    I love your reasons for blogging, Kim! I blog to help women going through divorce. I remember how alone i felt while going through mine. I hope to help women feel understood as well as give some practical tips, tpo. Anyway, sometimes i just like to write about life experiences in The Wine Diaries. You have done such an amazing job with your blog and the run for Kay, to help other women in abusive situations-phenomenal!

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    totsymae1011
    September 8, 2013 at 2:51 pm

    And strangers begin t feel like long-time friends.

    Nice post.
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    Bella
    September 8, 2013 at 3:45 pm

    Kim, I think this post resonates with most, if not all of us. Blogging is indeed the kind of platform that allows us control over what we want read, seen, or heard. It allows us to scream, whisper, or giggle. Like you mention, we can share any photos we want–how I love this darling furry friend of yours! And yes, that means endless shots of little Roxy doing absolutely nothing! ha! Sending you love across the miles! 🙂

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    Rita
    September 8, 2013 at 4:48 pm

    This is an absolute great list Kim. I love to blog because it gives me a voice. I left my home country by choice to follow my heart but it’s not easy every day: I miss my family and friends, I struggle to find work… At least I can write and publish and people can read and interact with me. Nothing makes me more happy than when I receive an email or comment like the one you received from Nicole.
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    Brenda
    September 8, 2013 at 5:11 pm

    All excellent reasons to continue, my sweet. And hell yes, you have a heck of a platform. I think you’ve cracked the art of blogging. I admire your tenacity and of course, I always feel better after reading your words. I only worry about me, as well. The blog is our virtual corner of the world to take flight and soar with our words.
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    Sandra
    September 8, 2013 at 6:12 pm

    ummm…your cat is too cute! And I love that I love Kay even though I’ve never met her. You’ve made her real and full of life through the bleeding on your consonants and your dangling modifiers (I don’t even know what those are, so I’m certainly not judging you!), and can I just say, umm…I live like 8 hours away…one of these days I want to be one of the people photographed with you!!!
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    Hotly Spiced
    September 8, 2013 at 6:21 pm

    When I started blogging I had no idea there was a blogging community. Now I keep blogging because of the wonderful people I have come to know and you are one of those treasures. And your cat IS adorable! xx
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    Yvonne
    September 8, 2013 at 6:55 pm

    Those are some awesome reasons!!! I blog because it gives my emotions a voice and because I always have something to say, even when I really don’t. 🙂
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    Debi
    September 8, 2013 at 8:03 pm

    I love all your reasons for blogging. I especially love that YOU blog. I love reading your honesty and irony and poetry and humor and sadness. One day we are going to meet in person too. I just know it. Xx
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    nan @ lbddiaries
    September 8, 2013 at 9:44 pm

    I write because it is like taking a breath – I have to, to live. To know who I am. To get all the words OUT that sometimes get clogged up inside me, needing a place to come out and play, sometimes with others, sometimes alone. Even if no one ever reads those words that get spewed out. And because you are SO faithful to me that you grab my heart because of it. You help me express the unbelievable love-gift I was given so late in my life, a gift I never even dreamed was real. Thank you so much. I read you because you – YOU – are so very real and so very honest and break my heart, inspire me, electrify me, teach me, help me, cause me to grow, and help me because now I know there are amazing women like you out there.
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    Monica
    September 8, 2013 at 11:22 pm

    Beautifully said, Kim. I love the camaraderie I have found in this blogosphere. You are part of my experience here and your blog speaks volumes. I’m so glad you’ve been able to help other victims of domestic violence in the process. Here’s to you and Kay. Sisters forever!

    PS: You look adorable with your Mr. Liverpool. 😉
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      My Inner Chick
      September 9, 2013 at 4:45 am

      Hey, Sweets.

      That’s not MR. L.

      It is Peter from London. His blog is COUNTING DUCKS. Check him out.

      We met in London at Waterloo! Xxxxx
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    solidgoldcreativity
    September 8, 2013 at 11:40 pm

    Little Bastard really is adorable 🙂 Great post!

    I blog because it fills up the well and empties it too.

    Also, I can say or do what I like, and because every so often I write a post that terrifies me and has me get that it’s all coming through me, not from me. xx
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    Valentine Logar
    September 9, 2013 at 12:05 am

    Dang, I do all that too, scream even and bleed now and then. I met you that was the best!
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    Pam Hogeweide
    September 9, 2013 at 1:30 am

    LOVE LOVE LOVE this post!!!!

    I cannot remember how I found you but I am SO GLAD I did!!

    I love reading blogs like yours because of the bloody mess you are willing to offer your readers. The vulnerability, the rough edges of unedited, unfiltered honest-to-God unpolished VERBS and whatever modifiers your blogger writer self chooses to use. I adore your voice, and your voice for Kay and all other women who need help Finding Their Voice to end abuse, like the dear sister in Lebanon!

    And I myself continue blogging because writing is how I best express myself and I am a people person so I really, really like to connect to readers through the media of blogging. I wish I had a Mission like you do and so many other bloggers I know….but nope, I just put whatever out there and that’s about it. I’m a woman blogging from Portland about whatever. Compelling, I know! lol

    KEEP BLOGGING!

    I hope some day to have a meetup with you!

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      My Inner Chick
      September 11, 2013 at 7:10 pm

      You. Do. Have. A. Mission.

      OMGosh, you can’t see that?

      I was recommended to your blog a few year ago.

      Somebody said, “You must read this blog. The woman is Amazing.”

      It’s true, Pam. Xxxxxxx LOVE.
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    Kimberly
    September 9, 2013 at 3:39 am

    Well I hate cats so I would never comment on how cute it is. Have you seen my dog? He’s a total asshole.
    I absolutely agree with you that if you’re not writing with your heart, then I’m probably skipping over your blog. Is that bitchy of me.
    I love that this is your platform, that this yours and it is all you.
    So glad that you write…so so glad.

    Ps. Stop being sexier than me
    xoxo
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    Ellen M. Gregg
    September 9, 2013 at 5:23 am

    I blog because I have something to say, to share, to learn, to teach. I blog because I want to. And you know what? That’s enough.

    Love, love, love, sweet Kim! xoxoxo
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      My Inner Chick
      September 11, 2013 at 7:12 pm

      Ellen,
      OHHH, you do have something to say & I Like it! Xxx

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    Blond Duck
    September 9, 2013 at 5:32 am

    I’m actually considering quitting– I had a scary experience with a student.
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    TheKitchenLioness
    September 9, 2013 at 7:29 am

    Kim, your very personal list of reasons for blogging are giving me tons of food for thought – that´s why I love coming here – to get inspired by your words, your writing! I am particularly touched by the fact that some of your blogging friends joined you in Kay´s Walk…I wish I lived closer and then I could join in too.
    My blogging is my “time off” from the routines of daily life and a way to focus some of my energy.
    Thanks for another inspirational post, dear Kim!
    Sending you love from pretty far away!
    Andrea
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      My Inner Chick
      September 11, 2013 at 7:13 pm

      Andrea,
      My eyes love feasting upon your food! I LOVE your creations and imagination.

      YOU ROCKkk. Xxx

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    Alison
    September 9, 2013 at 7:31 am

    I am so glad you blog, Kim.

    I blog to write. To give myself a reason to get better at it, and at taking photographs – both lifelong passions. I blog to capture my boys, their essence, as they are now.
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    Debbie
    September 9, 2013 at 8:33 am

    YES YES YES!! You’ve got great reasons to keep blogging, Kim, and I suspect most bloggers can relate to one or more of them.
    I love the community blogging creates. Love how supportive and encouraging we are to each other. Love being surrounded by creative, interesting people. Love feeling connected (and worrying about somebody when they don’t show up for a while!). Love seeing photos and hearing stories of their day-to-day lives.
    Love hitting the “Publish” button and knowing I’m a Published Author, too, ha!
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      My Inner Chick
      September 11, 2013 at 7:16 pm

      Great reasons to write, Debbie.

      PUBLISH! This can sometimes be a bit scary.

      You know what?

      Before I hit that button, I usually say a little prayer. Xxx
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    Mike
    September 9, 2013 at 10:33 am

    Kim, I love that pic of your sister! She’s so beautiful just like you are 🙂 OMG, I read Jonathan Livingston Seagull a lifetime ago! Awesome book. I’m a HUGE Madonna fan….love, love her!! This was an awesome post my dear. Keep doing what you’re doing because you are smokin’ it (as in smokin’ hot) perfectly with your blog!! Love ya always!!!! Mike and Phoenix 🙂
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    Beverly Diehl
    September 9, 2013 at 10:42 am

    I love writing. Writing novels, yes, but also essays and short short stories and rants and things that simply don’t fit in a book. Therefore, I blog.

    And there are the most fabulous people to meet on the blogosphere that never would’ve crossed my path IRL. Beautiful, numinous, elegant writers, writers whose words are spiky and sharp, writers whose words are full of sly wit or ambush laughter, writers who make me weep with joy, pain, or a little of both.
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    Susan Boswell
    September 9, 2013 at 11:01 am

    You would consider not blogging?
    You would consider not breathing?
    They are one and the same for you my dear, passionate one.
    Much, much love from you from teh sunny South!
    Hugs and Kisses- Susan

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    Jennifer Wolfe
    September 9, 2013 at 12:23 pm

    So glad you continue…it’s been nice having you in my world. I hope we meet in real time someday!
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    Elephant's Child
    September 9, 2013 at 1:59 pm

    And the 14th reason you keep blogging? For us. My world would be seriously diminished if I was to lose you. Seriously.
    I adore your passion, your humour, your commitment – and you.
    Hugs.
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    lisa
    September 9, 2013 at 3:30 pm

    For me, it’s the wonderful and very talented friends (like you!!) I’ve made.
    It really is such a fantastic experience.
    Have a wonderful week ahead, Kim! xo.

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    Jen
    September 9, 2013 at 4:17 pm

    My blog is part of me, not writing it’s just never gonna happen.

    What you write, what you stand up for- touches me.

    I love reading xxxooo
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    Gary
    September 9, 2013 at 7:17 pm

    My dear friend,

    This is what I truly like. You are the epitome of embracing the true essence of what I hold dear to my heart. Your blog is your blog and nobody gonna’ change that. We are all different, all equal in the diverse world of blogging. We can learn lessons from each other. Bring further understanding and eliminate stigmas.

    Kim, your articulation, your passion, is very much admired. Kudos to you.

    Gary 🙂
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    Laci
    September 9, 2013 at 7:30 pm

    I love your reasons for writing.

    You are such an inspiration!
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    Chasing Joy
    September 9, 2013 at 8:11 pm

    I blog because it is my space, my platform to talk about my issues, my journey, my life in the way that I want. It is all about me. But in my blog world I find that there are so many who are going through similar things with similar emotions.
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    Chasing Joy
    September 9, 2013 at 8:12 pm

    Oh and your cat is cute 🙂
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    Vidya Sury
    September 9, 2013 at 10:31 pm

    You, Kay, are an utter doll and you know it. What can I say! I am simply overwhelmed by each blog post you write! Love you more than strong pure coffee that flavors my mouth and trickles down my throat to meld with my soul.

    Hugs!
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    marieharmony
    September 10, 2013 at 3:07 am

    And I tell you NEVER STOP blogging, NEVER stop writing Kim. You are an inspiration for all of us around the globe…
    Words are easier written than said. My blog is the space where I find peace, where I can be me no matter what.
    LOVE FROM FRANCE.

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    Lorraine @ Not Quite Nigella
    September 10, 2013 at 5:00 am

    We’re so glad that you continue to blog and speak up about domestic violence. AND share pics of your hilarious cat too!! xxx
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    Jodi @ Heal Now and Forever
    September 10, 2013 at 5:53 am

    I blog because why not? I blog because of Nikky and all like her that I might help out of there situation in their lives and in their minds. I blog to help people feel loved when they just don’t that day. I blog because I can, and I want to and I don’t mind the blood, sweat and tears that go into it. I love it and I have no excuses!
    Love,
    me!
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      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      September 10, 2013 at 12:30 pm

      ~~~~Jodi,
      because of YOU, Nikky is liberated from her abuse. I thank GOD for ‘YOU.! Xxxxx LOVE!

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    Coffee and Crumpets
    September 10, 2013 at 7:31 am

    I blog for the same reason you do, it’s mine, I can say what I want, do want I want, and like you said, delete who I want! its my ‘me time’ and unfortunately, lately, that me time has been taken away and I’m not happy. Great thing is…I can write about it!!

    Nazneen
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    Alison at Diamond-Cut Life
    September 10, 2013 at 7:58 am

    I blog (for almost six years now) because I am. Powerless. Not. To. Blog.
    No choice in the matter at all.

    I love verbs like you do. If we’re not living and writing from verbs, from the motion and emotion they carry, then we’re not pulling our weight in the world.

    You’re pulling a few hundred people’s weight.
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    Rossandra White
    September 10, 2013 at 8:05 am

    I’m not a fan of blogging. Once I get going and I’m on a roll, I feel quite brilliant. Getting there can be a bit of a pisser. I’m urged on by blogs like this one and the Anais quote. Thanks dear lady!
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    ladyfi
    September 10, 2013 at 10:56 am

    Amen sister!
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    Hilary
    September 10, 2013 at 6:01 pm

    i love that you blog..
    I love that I feel like i know kay now
    and I love your cat!
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    elizabeth
    September 11, 2013 at 11:46 am

    you are so full of wisdom and I love you. great list and I must get back to writing. xxx

    and i love your cat – mine won’t really pose – without an agent present. meow.
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    Noeleen
    September 11, 2013 at 2:09 pm

    Ah, all great reasons, Kim, & I so very agree.

    I LOVE your idiot cat 🙂
    I didn’t know Madonna still performs… wow. That lady was shining 🙂

    You met Counting Ducks! Was always interested!

    Love the graphic at 12 – rise up.

    Kim, you’re wonderful. I mean, you say it so kindly to me but seriously, your blog THROBS life and power.
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      My Inner Chick
      September 11, 2013 at 4:19 pm

      Noeleen.

      Counting Ducks was Exactly what I expected. A pure and utter gentleman.

      Yes, my cat is an idiot, but we’ll keep him

      Madonna was FAB & looks unbelievable for 55

      I LOOOOVE your words.

      Xx
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    dad
    September 11, 2013 at 3:02 pm

    I love your blogs Kim, but I love you more
    Dad

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    Girl with a New Life
    September 11, 2013 at 3:16 pm

    Why do I still blog? Because I enjoy the conversation.
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    Blond Duck
    September 12, 2013 at 4:22 am

    Have a wonderful Thursday!
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    Adriana Boatwright (@AdrianaIris)
    September 12, 2013 at 5:17 am

    might be my fucking hormones but for some reason this made me teary eyed. you know I have always known you get what you give. I realize that with you so clearly. You give so much this is why you get so much back. xoxo
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    countingducks
    September 12, 2013 at 9:40 am

    Blow me down. There’s my ugly mug up there only saved by being in the same photograph as yourself. I have to say it was just lovely meeting with you and your family who are extraordinarily nice. One of the reasons I now blog is because I’ve met people like you who I now wish lived at the bottom of the street so I could sneak over to yours and steal some biscuits when I wanted to.

    Other than that I love to write and my imagination is CRAZY: there are no pills. I’ve finished my book and sent it to the Publishers today. It may be out by at Christmas. Before I forget, Liverpool are at the top of the table and I know the man will be more than pleased. My team are not at the top of the table and their whereabouts are not discussable on polite forums.

    It would be lovely to see you again sometime
    Love to all

    Me xxx
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      My Inner Chick
      September 12, 2013 at 12:42 pm

      Peter,
      Oh, can you imagine if we lived near one another! I could bring you over chocolate chip cookies & we could discuss, I mean, you and Mr. L could discuss SOCCER)))!!

      I’m looking forward to reading your book–Fiction? Will you get LOTS of money or will you be a starving writer like the rest of us?!

      LOVE flowing from Minnesota, dearest.

      PS. your photo ROCKS. Xx
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    Ms. CrankyPants
    September 12, 2013 at 9:57 am

    It started as a way to connect with others who have multiple sclerosis; it continues (well, except when I’m too tired/lazy/busy) because of all the aMAZing people I’ve met. Yes, that includes you!!
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    Mandy - The Complete Cook Book
    September 13, 2013 at 5:43 am

    YOU ARE AWESOME AND ONE IN A MILLION!!!
    Oh and so is your kitty! You knew I would say that though. 😀
    Have a beautiful love filled and happy weekend darling Kim!
    🙂 Mandy xoxoxo
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      My Inner Chick
      September 13, 2013 at 10:08 am

      I know.

      I love cats. In fact, I’m a bit obsessed and wild about them. I know you are, too.

      Damn, we have so much in common.

      Guess what?

      When I see a cat in a garden or on somebody’s porch, I simply walk up and begin petting them. HAaaaaa. People have come out of their homes and wondered who the hell I am…. but then we just start talking about “CATS!!”

      True story.

      LUV to you, My sweet lovely Mandy. Xxx
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        Mandy - The Complete Cook Book
        September 17, 2013 at 6:17 am

        You are a woman after my own heart Kim. Pete always says cats are attracted to me and I will find them no matter where they are and I love picking them up and snuggling them and hear them purr – Pete can have a screaming fit because he says they may scratch me and have a disease of sort – I say NEVER! xoxoxoxo
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    Carolyn Hughes
    September 14, 2013 at 12:57 pm

    You are simply amazing Kim and so is your blog! I love that you have a picture of your cat with a copy of one of my favourite books ever 🙂
    But what I love most is your passion to take your tragedy and turn it into a place of healing and inspiration. Love you. xxx
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    Liz
    September 14, 2013 at 1:19 pm

    Your blog has such a meaningful purpose…mine exacerbates diabetes 😉 Thanks for making me smile…and even cry sometimes…with each visit. xo
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    Tara
    September 15, 2013 at 4:22 am

    I LOVE that cat! So cute! And I love you too, Kim! I love your modifiers, your bling, your words. Keep blogging, girl!

    Tara
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    Fireblossom
    September 15, 2013 at 7:11 am

    You are now on my blog roll and also I put your widget on my side bar. 🙂
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    Kathy
    September 15, 2013 at 3:20 pm

    Blogging rocks, doesn’t it?! Love that you do it. Amazing the folks we meet and friends we make.

    On another note, for some reason, I’m not getting announcements about your posts anymore. Every once in a while I think to check–wondering if you aren’t writing. Hell, I should know better than to think that. Wonder what I need to do about this.

    Hugs from Ecuador,
    Kathy
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    Kathy
    September 15, 2013 at 3:23 pm

    Hey Kimmy,

    Every time I try to resubscribe to be sure I get your posts, I’m told I’m already subscribed.

    Love,
    Kathy
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    Corinne Rodrigues
    September 15, 2013 at 9:48 pm

    I’m so glad you blog for all the reasons you do, Kim. Personally, I’m so glad you blog because that’s how I ‘met’ you – a woman with a big, big heart and an amazing spirit. Blog on, sistah! ♥
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      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      September 16, 2013 at 4:49 am

      Corinne,
      I feel the same about you 🙂 Xx

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    Lady Jennie
    September 16, 2013 at 3:53 am

    I’m glad you write too! 🙂

    Dangling modifier? I didn’t see any dangling modifier.
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      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      September 16, 2013 at 4:49 am

      HaaaHAaaaa.

      whatever the hell that is!! Xxxx LOVE to you Ms. France.

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    Barbara @ Barbara Bakes
    September 16, 2013 at 8:28 am

    I love to visit cuz you do tell it like it is. And I love it when you visit me cuz your comments always make me smile.
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    ed p
    September 16, 2013 at 4:55 pm

    a blog is empowerment, and indeed quite a platform. the lack of editor is a nice thing and sometimes it’s not, at least for me. i think the fact that you don’t take this publishing platform is consistent with your hear me roar paint strokes, fellow soul adventurer:)
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    ed p
    September 16, 2013 at 4:56 pm

    –meant that you don’t take this publishing platform for granted…
    see, need an editor here:)
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    Blond Duck
    September 17, 2013 at 4:55 am

    Just wanted you to know I’m thinking of you!
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    Sandra
    September 17, 2013 at 5:00 am

    You are so freakin good at this Kim! Love ya girl 🙂
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    Katie @ how to find a good man
    September 17, 2013 at 3:52 pm

    HUZZAH

    i cant believe you have such an attitude!

    oh my god i like this girl already.

    you’re a true go-getter.

    Kaite

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      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      September 17, 2013 at 4:56 pm

      thanx for dropping by my crazy world, Kaite! Xx

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    Charlene Ross
    September 18, 2013 at 1:58 pm

    KIIIIIMMMM-

    I KNOW you, but I can’t wait for the day (and we both know it will come) when I get to MEET you. Face to Face. We’ll clink our wine glasses and talk for hours. And oh what a glorious day it will be.

    (Oh, and I blog because I don’t know how to shut the f#*k up!)

    xoxoxo
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    Patti
    September 18, 2013 at 4:19 pm

    Thanks for stopping by at One Road at a Time! I love your list!

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    Nikky44
    September 18, 2013 at 5:26 pm

    I blogged for just few months and I loved it. I loved the connections I had, the friends I have made. i loved meeting with you and Jodi. I loved feeling the support I had from everyone, from you.

    Thank you for sharing my message. Thank you for contacting me that day. I have been having few bad days and that’s why I wasn’t able to come and reply earlier. In fact, that’s why I’m not able to concentrate like \I did before, but I miss blogging, I miss all my friends. Love you

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      My Inner Chick
      September 18, 2013 at 8:22 pm

      Nikki,
      I ‘ve never stopped thinking about you.

      God has special plans for you. I hope you continue writing.

      MUCH LOVE from MN. XXXxxxx
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    julie gardner
    September 24, 2013 at 10:44 am

    I love that the cat is reading Jonathan Livingston Seagull. (I still remember reading that book in middle school and I was much less adorable then – ha!)

    I love the book Still Alice – how cool that you got to interview her!

    I love your love for your sister.
    (There aren’t enough words to describe it. Even with all the verbs.)

    You are a treasure.
    And sometimes, I DON’T blog for a while.

    But when I come back, I always come back to you.

    XOXO

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    Angie@Angie's Recipes
    September 28, 2013 at 6:52 am

    That photo of your beloved sister kay looks so so beautiful…and I do think your kitty looks ADORABLE! He sleeps like a baby!!!
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      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      September 28, 2013 at 7:43 am

      Angie,
      I love that photo of Kay.

      She was FREE from the murderer then.

      Xxx

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