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Diamonds, Gemstones & Jewelry!

    My Summer novella has gems at its center. I Love diamonds, sapphires, zircons, pearls, opals, tourmalines, morganites…the list goes on, and on, and on. Who doesn’t love things that sparkle? Ever get mesmerized staring into a step cut … Continue reading

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Is This Supposed to be Spring?

I hardly slept last night. Wind howling outside and ice pellets pounding my bedroom window kept me awake. Not to mention the ice-laden hedges beside the house scraping against the siding. The racket at the front of the house, outside … Continue reading

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Anyone Else Love International Romance?

When I was in junior high, I discovered Mary Stewart’s books. And I LOVED THEM! I loved the mystery tinged with romance, the hint of magic, and the dreamy locales! When I first started writing, I wanted to be a … Continue reading

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Life Changing Event

I’m facing one of those life changing events.  We don’t have too many of those.  Marriage is one, as is having children. Death of a parent can be, as will the loss of a child or spouse. In general, they … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

The kids will be all dressed up for Easter and anxious for church to be over; although we hope they listen and learn from the teaching of this day. Ladies, and some men, have prepared a huge meal for a … Continue reading

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Bird-song, Joy and the Growing Light

This morning I heard our resident mourning doves greet the sun with their smile-inducing coo. They greet the day with joy. They say goodnight to it with the same lyrical celebration. In this I want to be like a dove. … Continue reading

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Language Changes

Even editors get stumped by the rules of language. A word or expression that you’re sure you know how to use properly, or a grammar principle that was drilled into you at school, can turn out to be less cut-and-dried … Continue reading

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