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My Fall Garden in the Shenandoah Valley–Beth Trissel

Saturday Sept. 29th, was a splendid day to be outdoors and work among the flowers and vegetables in my garden(s). So inviting, in fact, that I overdid it and hurt my back, but back to the beauty of my autumn … Continue reading

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My Writing Journey and A Nugget of Wisdom–Beth Trissel

Why be a writer? Because you’re burning up with stories and ideas you just have to get down on paper (virtual paper these days) or you’ll go mad–probably are a bit crazy anyway. I have this theory about writers, those … Continue reading

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Inspiring Pinterest Pins

From 42 Moving Pinterest Pins for Language Lovers: Because I love great quotes, I’ve been asked to bring this excellent post to your attention, which I’m glad to do as it includes some of my favorite authors!  Pinterest is a … Continue reading

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Sweet Saturday Sample From Time Travel Romance Somewhere My Lass #3

For more authors participating in Sweet Saturday Samples click Here. Excerpt: Mora Campbell focused her giddy senses on the gentleman kneeling by her side. He stared at her as if she were a silkie or some other fantastic creature. Even … Continue reading

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One touch of nature makes the whole world kin. ~William Shakespeare

“I believe that there is a subtle magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield to it, will direct us aright.”  ~Henry David Thoreau *Image by my talented photographer brother John Churchman. “You can’t be suspicious of a tree, or … Continue reading

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“I have the simplest tastes~I am always satisfied with the best.” ~Oscar Wilde

“Better a witty fool than a foolish wit” ~Shakespeare “Nobody has ever measured, even poets, how much a heart can hold.”~ Zelda  “Anxiety is love’s greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on … Continue reading

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