Tag Archives: Reading

Limerick – Jemsbooks – Lucy!

LIMERICK – JEMSBOOKS – LUCY THE TALENTED TOY TERRIER! This is an old post that I wrote last year. I hope you will enjoy reading about my dog Lucy, who was a cherished pet for 16 years. I miss her … Continue reading

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Have you Read Hunting Mariah and Mariah’s Revenge Yet? Check out these Book Trailers!

CHECK OUT THESE BOOK TRAILERS OF HUNTING MARIAH AND MARIAH’S REVENGE! Grab your copies today on Amazon (link below) or Barnes & Noble or hop over to the right of this post and click on Purchase Links. Start reading and … Continue reading

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Finalist in Authorsdb First Lines Contest!

So excited! My book, Mariah’s Revenge, is a Finalist in Authordb’s First Lines Contest! Congratulations to all Finalists! THANK YOU TO ALL WHO VOTED FOR MY BOOK! https://authorsdb.com/2019-first-lines-contest/27573-first-lines-contest-2019-mariah-s-revenge Thank for stopping by and for your kind support. REMEMBER: READING GIVES … Continue reading

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Do You Ever Experience Writer’s Block?

As a writer, have you ever experienced writer’s block? I haven’t yet, thank goodness. But if I ever do I would do these things right away. Take a long walk outside in good weather or on my treadmill or elliptical … Continue reading

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Books Read in the Month of May 2019!

The months are flying by too quickly. The year is nearly half over. I have read 13 books in May of 2019 which I am sharing with you here in this new segment of Jemsbooks.blog Monthly Reads. I hope you … Continue reading

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Reading is Good for You!

Jemsbooks.com  This is a post I wrote back in 2017 that I wanted to share again. The Books for all ages! When we read a book it is like traveling around the world, or to outer space, or to a … Continue reading

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Calling all Authors for Guest Posts or Interviews!

I happened upon a wonderful post today by Mindy McGinnis on her blog. Check it out here. She gives a list of six ways to support your favorite authors. We authors will thank you for all that you can do to … Continue reading

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What Will You and Your Children be Reading this Summer?

It feels like summer will never get here. This spring in New England USA has been rainy and cold. But we New Englanders are a hardy stock and know that if we just show a little patience summer will be … Continue reading

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Where Does Inspiration Come from?

I wonder sometimes where inspiration comes from. I never know when or where my muse is going to inspire me. Plans can be made sometimes to write but they don’t always work out. When I write a book I begin … 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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