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Cute Puppy Reading UnHoly Pursuit. ❤️ ❤️ ❤️

This little guy is so cute! So adorable! I couldn’t resist sharing him. As lovable as he or she is—I would forego taking another sip from that unguarded cup. Any pet owner will tell you, the gleam in the eye … Continue reading

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Cicely Tyson passed away: An actress who Shattered Stereotypes, Pioneering “Sounder” Oscar Nominee & “The Autobiography Of Miss Jane Pittman” Emmy Winner, “A Woman called Moses.” She Was 96

Her latest role Ophelia Harkness in How To Get Away With Murders is perhaps most young people know her from but she had already made history before starring as [Anna Harkness’ mother.] Annalise Keating Whether one is familiar with her … Continue reading

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Here are 15 pieces of people-focused good news you might have missed this year.

This year has been like none other in recent memory. I hope the next year brings more sunshine to dry the tears. We all need some good news even if it is mixed with some sadness. Here are 15 pieces … Continue reading

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Word Scamblers Malicious Ware

   I know, I know, some of my posts are Drs. Doom and Looms.  I write them because there’s a lot of gloom and doom out there and will cause harm.    Being a writer is a rewarding journey whether … Continue reading

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Some things you can’t change the meaning of no matter how much you wants to. Smirk is one of those things.

I thought about this gross misuse of a human gesture because fiction imitate life. I wish authors would stop it! The next book I read where the character is smirking instead of affectionately smiling. I’m putting it down. I’ve only … Continue reading

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Should writers be more vocal on social issues? Or keep their opinion to themselves?

Should writers be more vocal on social issues? Or keep their opinion to themselves? I asked that question because many of us lives in cities that are presently or was on fire. The fabric of society seriously needs mending. Every … Continue reading

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Guess What? Real Readers Don’t Care Who Published Your Book.

My author club still meets, but via instant messaging and most of us have discovered that readers really don’t care who published your book. Small press, Indie, Traditional or the Man In The Moon for all they care. Think about … Continue reading

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Stages of Writing a Book According to Jack Sparrow.

According to Jack Sparrow these are the faces you’re going to make going through different stages of creating a book. Writing it. The most delicious part. It’s fun. Reading it. Huh? What did I meant? Editing it. You know what … Continue reading

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Why Book Reviewing Isn’t Going Anywhere? According to The American Scholar Published by Phi Beta Kappa

I was sent this article after informing you all I used to be a snail mail paper book reviewer.  I see lack of reviews are a common dilemma for lots of authors.  It’s a  serious enough issue for the American … Continue reading

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