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A GLORIOUS DAY!

Today is May 12th. It’s not a particularly outstanding date on the calendar. I looked it up and, of course, there were some historical events that took place on this day. Here are some of the highlights: Race car driver … Continue reading

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IT’S ALL IN THE GENES

A few months back I spit into a small tube and mailed it off to Ancestry.com which promised to trace my genetic history back to oblivion and beyond…or somewhere around that time.  As  a result, my eastern European Jewish background … Continue reading

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MY “BEST SELLER” KEEPS SURPRISING ME!

I do not sell many books and if I were a girl scout I would most certainly stick to peddling cookies.  But I did not start out publishing books with the intent of making a gazillion dollars and seeing my … Continue reading

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SHEDDING NEW LIGHT ON HISTORY

The first history lesson taught to most true red-white-and-blue-blooded kids tells the story about the country’s Founding Fathers gathered together at Independence Hall in Philadelphia on July 4th, 1776. There they signed the document that declared our unalienable Rights, among … Continue reading

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Author Diaries – Part 2

For the thousands of you impatiently waiting to see if I present the second installment of my Author Diaries, well, wait no longer.  You lucky people are hereby being rewarded with the long-anticipated second episode.  When will this insanity stop?  … Continue reading

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