Category Archives: poetry

Hummingbirds are now here!!

HUMMINGBIRDS ARE NOW HERE! This is the second post I have written about these lovely little critters. Here is the previous one. The bird feeders are out! Now to catch them in action! You have to be quick to see … Continue reading

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Guest Post by Author, Richard Buchanan

I am pleased to have author, Richard Buchanan, here today to introduce his new book, Richard’s Rhyming Poetry. He is a talented poet and writer who I had the pleasure to work with on his new book as his editor. Biography Richard … Continue reading

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Rafflecopter Begins 1/11/16 – 1/18/16!

RAFFLECOPTER HAS ENDED! Drum roll please! I chose two random winners for this giveaway. Congratulations to the winners! I decided to choose two. They are – BARBARA MOJICA BETTE A. STEVENS I have emailed both winners and will mail out … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

A quick post to wish all my readers, followers and dear friends a blessed Christmas. Christmas is the time of year When we all need to be with family and friends who are dear To celebrate the birth of Christ … Continue reading

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Greetings from Beautiful Aruba – Fun in the Sun and Surf!

GREETINGS FROM SUNNY ARUBA – ONE HAPPY ISLAND!   In front of our timeshare and all over the island cacti are everywhere. Ara, aka The Shell Lady, vacations here for 12 weeks and keeps busy finding shells and creating these … Continue reading

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Fall is Upon Us – My Favorite Time of Year!

Forest Hills Golf Course Driving down to Massachusetts today to babysit my youngest grandson I noticed the trees were suddenly bursting with color. They were no longer just green but were now mixed with red, yellow, and orange in a … Continue reading

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Book 2 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives is now here!!!

DAVEY & DEREK JUNIOR DETECTIVES BOOK 2 IS HERE!!!!! I am excited to introduce my newest middle-grade detective/fantasy/magic Book 2 of Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series – The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat! I dedicated this book to … Continue reading

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Just received Dragon’s Loyalty Award!

Dragon’s Loyalty Award I was recently surprised and honored to receive this lovely award from an inspiring and talented author, Deanie H. Dunne, who I am happy to call a dear friend. Check out Deanie’s wonderful blog and you will … Continue reading

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Goodreads Giveaway – Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey!

Goodreads Giveaway now on until Sept. 10, 2015 Enter for a chance to win 1 of 3 signed copies of Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey. This is an adorable rhyming book that encourages children to be kind to animals. … Continue reading

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A Trip to Beautiful Marginal Way in Ogunquit Maine!

My husband and I recently spent three days and two nights in Ogunquit Maine! It is such a beautiful place to vacation with its quaintness and lovely little shops and restaurants. I wrote a poem back in 2009 which I … Continue reading

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