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LET THE STORY BEGIN

I have begun researching what will probably be my last book. It is based on the incredible photograph my niece discovered during her extensive research into our family history. The photograph is of a distant cousin whose branch in the … Continue reading

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A STORY BEGINS

Despite all the physical things going on in my life right now, my mind is busy working on other “stuff.”  I have written seven books since retiring, averaging about one per year.  That pace came to a screeching halt this … Continue reading

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I’VE DROPPED, CONTRACTIONS HAVE STARTED…THE BOOK SHOULD BE HERE SOON!

Well if, indeed, the third time is the charm, I have reached a significant point in the writing of my third novel…it’s done!  I have never taken longer, been more confused and confounded and have never felt so ambivalent about … Continue reading

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BULLETIN: The Epiphany Has Arrived!

We interrupt this Blog to bring you a Special News Bulletin: The long-anticipated epiphany regarding how my current manuscript will come together sensibly and all ends will be neatly resolved, has finally arrived (please see posting on this blog from … Continue reading

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A WRITER’S ROAD TRIP…ARE WE THERE YET?

I’m told most professional writers will agree that when the mood hits and the brain cells are aligned, they have no problem sitting in front of a computer monitor and pounding out endless streams of words on the keyboard.  It’s a … Continue reading

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DEAD LETTER IS PUBLISHED!

Well, after a few last-minute mishaps to do with converting my book to the Kindle and Nook platforms, it is finally finally finally…here!  This is my fourth book; the second adult novel.  WhoddaThunk!  The latest effort is titled DEAD LETTER and … Continue reading

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FAULTY BOOK REVIEW

I finished reading THE FAULT IN OUR STARS, by John Green.  This is a best-seller about two terminally ill teenagers who are in love.  Green has attempted to capture the true essence of two youngsters whose lives are eroding.  He … Continue reading

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