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Come on Spring

Bring on spring, I’m ready for it after spending last week in Cuba. The weather was outstanding. Average daytime temperatures were 29-32 and the evenings were not much lower. No need for a sweater or a wrap at night over … Continue reading

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Best Pieces of Advice

I’ve received lots of great advice on writing and how to start and continue my writing career, and I’ve been asked by many writers who are just starting out what I would give as my best piece or two of … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines Day

“Love doesn’t make the world go round, Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.” ~ Elizabeth Bowen Happy Valentine’s Day! Last week I wrote about the groundhog, and how ALL the Canadian groundhogs agreed to an early spring. I just … Continue reading

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Spring early?

February 2nd was Ground Hog Day. Our three Canadian Ground hogs did not see their shadow and folklore has it we will have an early spring. Now, if Sam had been out in my backyard the story would have been … Continue reading

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Stalled Writing

Hard to believe we are at the end of January already. Wasn’t it only January 1st a couple of days ago? This week I am going to talk about a writing problem I had, and will probably continue to struggled … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cake Day

Chocolate Cake Day January 27 Along with the holidays one might expect to see, my planner has a few other special days listed. This Friday, January 27 is Chocolate Cake day. I love chocolate cake. This past weekend I had … Continue reading

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Tea Biscuits

I have a lot of really old recipes that are my go to when I want to make sure they will turn out. Some come from a great aunt who passed away over forty years ago. Some come from my … Continue reading

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Patience / Production

Last week I blogged about using word count to motivate me. I’ve tried it before and I found it stressed me out, but as I said, this time I broke it down differently than before and the count is not … Continue reading

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New Year, New Approach

As a lot of people do in December, I sat down and took stock of my life – where I am now and where I want to be by the end of 2017. I realized there were things on my … Continue reading

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Filling my creative well

This time of year is extremely busy for everyone. I purposely set myself a deadline for my third book to be at the Editor by December 16 to keep me engaged with my writing. That is this Friday. I had … Continue reading

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