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Braving the Mundane

I’m weary.  Not just the usual 50-something woman coping with work, home, kids, chores, menopause and lack of sleep kind of weary.  But like nearly everyone else, I’m weary of not seeing family and friends in person. Weary of not … Continue reading

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A Pause Earned

After three years and approximately 108,000 words, I have a very very rough draft of my first novel done. It will likely take another two+ years and much re-work, editing, adding, subtracting, and re-writing to get it even close to … Continue reading

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Just Wrap it up in a Brown Paper Bag, Please

In an earlier post, I confessed that the older I get, the more I enjoy reading to escape. In my youth, I read and studied great works of literature and classics.  I went through a period where I devoured all … Continue reading

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