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The Secret Life of Bees, errrr, Writers

Ever noticed that when writers are portrayed in movies they tend to come across as, well, nuts?  The examples are endless.  Take Nim’s Island, the author in this film is so agoraphobic/germaphobic she can’t open the door to get her … Continue reading

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Romantic Suspense Author Autumn Jordon~

I’m delighted to have my friend, Author Autumn Jordon, with me to tell us about her latest release, In The Presence of Evil, one I will be reading as I loved her last story, Evil’s Witness.   And now, I’m … Continue reading

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I Remember When–1960’s Nostalgia

The bubble-head Barbie came out in the early 1960’s, her hair style influenced by Jacqueline Kennedy. When I was eight, I was  overjoyed to receive a red-headed one for my birthday.  Presents were simpler and fewer in those days. Most of my Barbie’s wardrobe was laboriously … Continue reading

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PARTY ‘TILL YOUR HEELS FLY OFF: MEGA AUTHOR BLOG HOP (STOP # 28)

Welcome to the mother of all blog tours. TOUR RULES: 1) HAVE FUN! 2) INVITE ALL OF YOUR FRIENDS AND SPREAD THE WORD! 3) THIS TOUR STARTS: Monday, June 13, at Midnight (Arizona Time) THIS TOUR ENDS: Monday, June 20, … Continue reading

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Old Country Recipes and Cookbooks

My mother-in-law, sadly losing her memory, brightened visibly when I asked her about a salad dressing she used to make for dandelion greens.  Getting shakily to her feet, she made her way to the tiny kitchen in their townhouse in … Continue reading

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For The Birds

“A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.” Lou Holtz Some of the cheeriest, downright euphoric, birds in this world are gold finches. And I don’t know how they’ve managed it, or … Continue reading

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Gift Baskets and Romance~

Who doesn’t enjoy a beautiful gift basket?  This post is contributed by Diane, a gift basket blogger and writer of gift basket reviews. Bring on the Romance with a Gift Basket. When people think of romance, flowers and chocolates come … Continue reading

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