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About kimmerlyaj

Hey, there! Thanks for reading my blog, Polished Pear Creative Editing. My name is Amanda Kimmerly, and I devote my time and talent to making manuscripts publisher-ready. If you have an unedited book, or have started one of any genre, please connect! www.polishedpearcreative.com. Cheers!

dive for dreams… (e.e.)

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Writing Through Rejection

The Opportunity in Rejection.  –PP.

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sunday inspiration

  you are what you are attracting. what you are attracting, you are being.   external is a reflection of internal.  thoughts are reality.   steer them in the direction of what you want, not what you lack.   be … Continue reading

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“Same Time,” by Octavio Paz, from The Collected Poems 1957-1987

same time by octavio paz a .pdf of the poem, to save some integrity of line spacing. From The Collected Poems of Octavio Paz, 1957 – 1987, edited by Eliot Weinberger.  Missing accents over some of the Spanish words.  Forgive … Continue reading

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FRESH PRESS

^^^ That’s what I’m calling my new French Press cup of JOY creation. I bought a French Press last week to encourage bringing the cafe-style atmosphere into my home workspace, rather than going out for it every morning.  It’s part … Continue reading

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Love Patterns

A beam of love has lit my existence.  I feel it stronger than ever.  What’s outside is inside, and that must mean the immense love I feel from outside is a reflection of the love I am now recognizing within. … Continue reading

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Dream Softly – ACIM

Paraphrased and quoted (paraquoted?) from A Course in Miracles, with word choices that reflect my understanding. “Dream softly of your brother. And from this dream, his Truth will be awakened. Dream of your brother’s kindnesses instead of dwelling in your dreams … Continue reading

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