Monthly Archives: September 2012

Kindle in my Life

Tomorrow, I will be at the hospital for a gall bladder removal. Everyone, doctor, nurses, friends, relatives have assured me it’s a simple procedure. So I am very calm, completely reassured, but since I hate general anesthesia I keep telling … Continue reading

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The Ocean and Writing

Home may be where our heart is, but I left my heart in Florida this weekend. If you like Crab cakes, then Louis Louis, in Santa Rosa, is the place to dine. Seaside, Fl area is one of my favorite … Continue reading

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These are a few of my favorite things…reviews! by Stephanie Queen

When the dog bites, when the bee stings…well maybe not then. Recognize the words from the song in The Sound of Music?  I haven’t been bitten by a dog, or any other animal lately, but definitely when I’m feeling sad, … Continue reading

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ART IMITATES LIFE EVERY DAMNED TIME (Or: Art doesn’t exist without life to give it context.)

Has any life experience made you so angry you said to yourself, that’s going in a book? How about a joyous experience you couldn’t wait to journal about? Or, better yet, has something very real happened to you, no matter … Continue reading

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Like a Fine Wine …

… does a woman improve with age? The hero being slightly older than the heroine has long been the norm in romance novels—but as that convention has waned in society, it’s become more popular to switch the scenario around. For … Continue reading

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This Day In History – Jill James

I have one of those This Day In History calendars and I love seeing the strange and wonderful, and sometimes sad things that happened in history. September 14, 1982: Grace Kelly, Hollywood star and princess, dies. This was the year after … Continue reading

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Heroes Come in All Shapes and Sizes

Yesterday we as a nation honored the heroes of 9/11/2001. The brave men and women who risked their lives to save others, the ones who lost their lives at the hands of people who had no regard for the value … Continue reading

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