Monthly Archives: June 2018

Interview with Author Marcia Meara!

  MARCIA MEARA Please welcome author Marcia Meara to Jemsbooks Blog Author Interview Segment. Thank you, Marcia, for coming today. Lovely to be here today, Janice! Thanks so much for having me. I’ll step aside so you can begin, Marcia. … Continue reading

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Interview with Author Allan Hudson!

ALLAN HUDSON Please welcome author Allan Hudson to Jemsbooks Blog Author Interview Segment. Thank you, Allan, for coming today. I’ll turn over the reins to you now. I’m looking forward to learning more about you. Thank you, Janice, for having … Continue reading

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Interview with Author Viv Drewa!

VIV DREWA Please help me to welcome author Viv Drew to Jemsbooks Blog Interview an Author. It’s nice to see you, Viv. Please step up to the soap box and do your stuff. Thank you, Janice, for the welcome today. … Continue reading

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It’s Release Day!

Check out my friend, Don Massenzio’s, newest book, Extra Innings! You will be entertained by this talented writer. Peruse all his books while you are at his site. Congrats, Don! via It’s Release Day!

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There is No Place Like Home!

THERE IS NO PLACE LIKE HOME! Now that we are back home it has been an adjustment due to the time changes, food, environment, elevation, etc. We are still trying to get into a regular schedule of sleeping and eating. … Continue reading

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More Views of Beautiful Madeira and Lisbon Portugal!

MORE VIEWS OF BEAUTIFUL MADEIRA AND LISBON PORTUGAL! If you are just tuning in, this is the second post about my trip to Madeira and Lisbon, Portugal. Go here to read the first post. A special thank you to the staff … Continue reading

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Vacation in Madeira and Lisbon Portugal!

VACATION IN BEAUTIFUL MADEIRA AND LISBON PORTUGAL! Traveling to Madeira took all day since it is five hours ahead of us here in the USA. We left at 2:00 pm for our 6:40 pm flight on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 … Continue reading

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Winners of Authorsdb First Lines Contest!

CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNERS OF AUTHORSDB FIRST LINES CONTEST! GOLD – TINA FRISCO – VAMPYRIE SILVER – MARK BINMORE – BEAUTIFUL DECONSTRUCTION  BRONZE – GARETH WORTHINGTON – IT TAKES DEATH TO REACH I was thrilled to find out that I was … Continue reading

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Writing in Different Genres!

              Writing in Different Genres How important is it for authors to be able to write across genres? First of all, not everyone cares to write in multi-genres. There are some who choose to … Continue reading

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Summer is Coming!

SUMMER IS COMING! As I take my daily walks, well almost every day, I notice more and more flowers are reaching out to the sun and blooming and showing off their myriad colors of the rainbow. I feel myself coming … Continue reading

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