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YAY! UPDATES!

Last month I had problems with my computer. UGH! So I picked up flash drives and began the process of pulling off the impossible task of,  “The great save.” You know how it goes, “Oh no! Do I have enough room on this flash drive? No? Darn.” So you put these files here. Organize those …

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WOW!

It’s my anniversary here on WordPress! I can’t believe it’s been 5 years! My how time flies. This is the notification I received. “Happy Anniversary with WordPress.com! You registered on WordPress.com 5 years ago. Thanks for flying with us. Keep up the good blogging.” And here is the link to  My first post!   And I …

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Another Review This Week

A few years ago, I picked up  Dad Versus The Grocery Store, by Benjamin Wallace. It was originally titled, “Dumb White Husband vs. The Grocery Store” You can find my short review here. And the ebook is FREE to download! (Just click on the title.) Recently, I was bored. 🙂 and decided to see what books …

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Look what I got!

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I had asked for a graphic tablet for Christmas, but didn’t get it until my birthday. Anyway, I got the Wacom Intuos.   Anyway, I am fascinated by the puddles in my back yard and I wanted it so that I could create the pictures that I see in the puddles. Can you see the witch …

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How-To Writer’s Books

There are many “How to Write” books out there and quite a few people that I’ve talked to recommend Stephen King’s “Stephen King on Writing” I enjoyed the book, but felt it was more of a memoir than a writer’s self help book. One of my favorites is, “How to Write and Self- Publish Your …

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Happy Monday!

I’m here! Oh wow, where do I start! Haha. Well, let’s start with my dad and Jinny. They are doing good. Dad has been getting physical therapy 3 days a week and we are still waiting for the insurance to approve Jinny’s.  Dad says he feels pretty good. No pain and has started doing a …

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Nothing, Nada, Nil

Nothing. Nada. Nil. No words. No sentences. No structure. No story.  The characters are having amazing dialogue. The scenes are set and the story is all coming together and yet… For some reason I just can’t seem to get it written. Everything is coming together nicely, but only in my head. Ever have that problem? …

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‘A’ is for Art!

Today is the first day of the A to Z Challenge and I have chosen “Art for the letter A” Normally when we think of art, we think of painters and sculptors, but there is so much more to art than those. Art goes way back to the beginning of civilization. Imagine pictures etched on the …

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Updates!

Hello, hello, hello! Just checking in to see how everyone is doing. Are you doing NaNoWriMo? Me, Neither…Oh wait! Yes I am and I am flailing and failing. We are now 18 days in and my word count hasn’t budged! Don’t get me wrong. I have been writing, just not on my NaNo story. I …

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Ryann and Ryann’s Brother, A Review

I don’t want to bog down all of you with too many posts today, but I told fellow author, Paul Dorset, I would do a review this weekend for his new book, Ryann’s Brother, that just came out! I was fortunate and honored to be one of Paul’s beta readers, for both “Ryann” and “Ryann’s …

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