Monthly Archives: February 2014

Being There and Doing That

This writer life I live takes place in the Metro East St. Louis area.  Even though my husband spent 20 years in the Air Force, we never set foot on foreign soil.  I don’t own a passport.  Therefore, a logical … Continue reading

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Writing a Novel

I found, and I’ve heard other writers say the same thing, that I learned more about my writing self while writing my novel than any other time. I have written tons of non-fiction: Bible lessons, Children’s church materials, puppet skits, … Continue reading

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You Know You’re a Writer…

Just for fun, I came up with a list of characteristics that might apply to you as a writer. Some are serious, some are humorous. Enjoy! You know you’re a writer when: You have more pens, pencils, notebooks and sticky … Continue reading

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It started on a rainy Monday during registration week at the college where I worked. I had run across campus to get the mail from the post office and was dripping wet and complaining when I struggled to get to … Continue reading

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