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THE F*BOMBING OF MRS. MAISEL

Well, here I go again with another dissertation on the F*Bomb.  It’s like I can’t get it out of my system….or maybe it should be that I can’t get it in. I thought I’d inch my way back into the … Continue reading

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0MOVIE MAGIC

I don’t go to the movies very often and I am really not sure why. I enjoy a good movie, although I admit my taste is anything but mainstream. I’m not into anything scary. Too much suspense unnerves me. Violence … Continue reading

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GOOD REVIEW, GOOD RANKING, BUT NO AWARD….AGAIN!

Well, I already did “close but no cigar” a few postings back. The only other cliché I can think of is gender specific but I guess the implied thought is neutral so here goes: Always a bride’s maid and never … Continue reading

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2nd Class Writer

I will continue to speak out against those who refuse access to self-publishers, or indie-publishers as we are now being referred to.  There are two award competitions that I have considered participating in within the past two weeks.  I am … Continue reading

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ALMOST ALMOST!

I wasn’t a winner, but I must have come close.  My book, DEAD LETTER, was entered in this year’s annual self-published book awards competition sponsored by Writer’s Digest magazine, one of two of the most important trade publications in the … Continue reading

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TRIPPING DOWN THE RED CARPET

I watched the County Music Awards on TV last week.  Televised award shows are a big deal in the USA.  We love to honor our popular performers, be they actors, singers, movie stars or television journalists.  We are especially happy … Continue reading

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MY BOOK WON! WHODDA THUNK!

If there are ever any words or phrases posed next to my name, usually it’s something like, “Honorable Mention,” or “Also Ran,” or even, “Thanks for showing up!”  Not no more.  This week I got notice from the Literary Classics … Continue reading

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