Category Archives: blogging

Autumn is Here!

Autumn is here! The skies are bright. The air is clear. What a sheer delight! Temps are dropping. Trees are changing. Time for fall shopping. Tree colors are rearranging. As I look around, it’s clear. This is my favorite time … Continue reading

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Odd Jobs and Characters with Sally Cronin

Check out this fascinating post about incredible Sally Cronin’s old jobs. She is an extraordinary person who is talented and creative and can do just about anything. Her odd jobs prove this fact. In her books she draws from her … Continue reading

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Where has time gone?

Days, weeks, months and years seem to be flying by! As we get older that is how it feels. I put in some of my flowers that are still beautiful to cheer you up as you think about getting older. … Continue reading

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Summer Newsletter – Jemsbooks!

Here is my summer newsletter that I wrote in July 2017. I already have more news to share for my fall newsletter which I will post in November. JEMSBOOKS BY Janice Spina aka J.E. Spina BOOKS FOR ALL AGES!   … Continue reading

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May God Bless Houston!

Please take a moment out of your day and pray for those who have lost their lives in Houston, Texas! Thank you! These are photos taken by newspapers over five days of the storm. As everyone has seen and heard, … Continue reading

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Limerick of Jemsbooks – Louey!

Recently I perused my lovely friend, Bette A. Stevens’ website, when she posted a beautiful limerick about her beloved butterflies. Check it out here. I found it quite entertaining and decided to give it a try on my children’s books. … Continue reading

Posted in Amazon reviews, animal stories, blogging, book reviews, books in rhyme, children's books, children's stories, Limericks, Louey the Lazy Elephant, Reading, summer reading for kids, Writing, book reviews and publishing, poetry, children's books, YA and novels | Tagged , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Strange Cloud Appeared!

I looked out my kitchen window tonight and saw a strange cloud suddenly appearing. It began as a mushroom head then kept changing until it finally disappeared. It changed colors as the sun went down to make it even more … Continue reading

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Summer Flowers & Dragonflies Too!

I can’t believe it’s August already! Where did the summer go? I have been busy with cookouts, parties, birthdays and such. Being so active has made days fly by quicker. I need to slow it all down. How about you? … Continue reading

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How To Reblog A Blog Post #bloggingtips

Originally posted on Hugh's Views & News:
Following on from my recent post, What To Do When One Of Your Blog Posts Is Reblogged, there were some comments from readers who were not sure how to reblog a post. Today,…

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Wonderful Trip to Sicily!

Beautiful Sicily! Buon Giorno! Buon Sera! Buona Notte! Well, I am finally home and back to blogging, email, writing and all the rest of the stuff that I do daily. I enjoyed the time away and the welcome break to … Continue reading

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