Monthly Archives: September 2016

Guest Post by Author, Robert K. Swisher, Jr.

I am pleased to have the talented author, Robert K. Swisher, Jr., here today to introduce his newest book, Vent. Robert has written several other books, some of which I have read and reviewed. He has a wonderful sense of … Continue reading

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FREE promotion opportunities on Smorgasbord

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
As a writer I believe in sharing other’s work in any of the creative fields. Not only because I receive such generous support from fellow bloggers but because we…

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Fall is here – my favorite time of year!

Ahh, fall is here! I love the carefree feeling of summer but I really love the cool, crisp, clean feel of the fall, the brilliant display of natures’ colors and the absence of pesky bugs, especially mosquitoes. While the weather … Continue reading

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A Tale of Fishes and More!

As most of you know I love birds and post about them often. I also love fish (not the eating kind here). But I do eat my share of all kinds of fish and other seafood. My husband and I … Continue reading

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Special Promotion – Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 1, The Case of the Missing Cell Phone!

Multi-award-winning book – click on cover for link! Special promotion for Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 1, The Case of  the Missing Cell Phone, on Amazon beginning September 24, 2016 – October 1, 2016 $1.99 for kindle copy! Get … Continue reading

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Laughter the best medicine Revisited – Believe it or not 90% of birds (feathered) are monogamus!

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
Last year I posted several on the subject of worthless facts and statistics. For those of you who missed them… I hope you enjoy. There are a couple of…

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Think Positive! 😜

Originally posted on Erika Kind:
? God, how I cannot stand to hear that when I am in the middle of difficult circumstances or situations. Then my ego slips into its diva part: “You can talk easily because you are…

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Opening Day at Second Peek Children’s Boutique – Jemsbooks are there!

Please stop by this beautiful shop for some special books, toys, clothes, figurines, jewelry and many other things for you and your family. An adorable shop well stocked with all things for children and a little for the moms too. … Continue reading

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Rotten Reviews and Terrible Trolls

Originally posted on Lit World Interviews:
You will get bad reviews. It’s inevitable, I promise you. Take comfort in the fact that it’s a rite of passage all writers go through. Every – single – one of them, and after…

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Pray for the Families of the Victims of 911!

    It is hard to believe that it has been fifteen years since that tragic day in American history! Everyone remembers where they were when the Twin Towers were hit. It is a day that no one will ever … Continue reading

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