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Writing Can Be Fun for Kids!

Here is a post I wrote in 2017 about Writing Can Be Fun for Kids! I hope you enjoy it and read, read and read again to your children and grandchildren. WRITING CAN BE FUN FOR KIDS! I hear many … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be an Indie Author?

Here is an old post I wrote in 2017. It is still relevant and important to all indie authors. I updated it and added a recent article from a local paper, Londonderry Times, on August 22, 2019 that features an … Continue reading

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How To Add A Reusable Block To A WordPress Blog Post Using The Gutenberg Editor

Check out this informative post by Hugh Roberts aka Blogger Extraordinaire! Hugh is most helpful to fellow authors with all his tricks and easy to understand videographics and tutorials on his fabulous site. If you need to know how you … Continue reading

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Limerick of Jemsbooks – Louey!

This is a post I wrote in 2017 that I wanted to share with you again. This is the perfect time to stock up on summer reading (what is left of it, that is) for your kids that will keep … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds are now here!!

HUMMINGBIRDS ARE NOW HERE! This is a post I wrote previously about hummingbirds that I wanted to share with you again. My husband spotted the first hummingbird to our feeder this year (5/7/19). I missed it but will keep my … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

This is part of a post from 2018 that I wanted to share once again for Mother’s Day. Below is what we did last year. This year we are going over to my son’s and daughter-in-law’s for dinner instead of … Continue reading

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Happy Easter and Passover!

HAPPY EASTER AND PASSOVER! To children everywhere Easter is jelly beans, bunnies, plastic eggs filled with candy and money, baskets full of chocolate and all things that are sweet and delicious. To adults it has more meaning – Christ has … Continue reading

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The Challenges of Self-Publishing!

I wrote this post back in August of 2013 for a site that was active at the time. PIA is no longer up and running so please don’t try to find it. I thought this post would be helpful for … Continue reading

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Twelve Days of Christmas!

This post which I published in December of 2017 is apropos for today –THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS! I hope you will enjoy it again. Each time I look at this beautiful collage made by my friend, soprano extraordinaire, Charlotte … Continue reading

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The Second Person Point Of View Can Captivate Your Readers – by Derek Haines…

Are you confused about POV and when to use first, second or third person in your writing? Read this excellent article by Derek Haines. via The Second Person Point Of View Can Captivate Your Readers – by Derek Haines…

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