Category Archive: Writing

Sharing the pain of book 3

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I heard from my editor in South Africa.  What she’s been through in the last 5 years would make (Biblical) Job feel like he’d had it easy.  One day she’ll write about it… Continue reading

Book 3…ever so close!

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It’s so important to understand words. My editor emailed.  She’s ready to upload First Level of Hell:  The Mothers of Us All She only needed a few things…like an ISBN number, the rest… Continue reading

Book 3…almost there!!!!

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Book 3, the first level of Hell:  The Mother of us All. EDITING COMPLETED!!! Next?  Formatting the interior and uploading the cover. If you look to the left, Books 1 & 2 (Blue… Continue reading

Being a writer

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When looking at the weather, I like a satellite view.  It’s so easy to watch the clouds swirling, and I can see from which direction the rain will be coming at me.  I… Continue reading

Mom’s “gloat” moment

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My son has been nominated for Georgia Author of the Year (Poetry).

Senseless Sarcasm : Out of town

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I’ve been told, “Never advertise when you’re going out of town. Considering the fact that my other half and 9 dogs will be watching the place, I doubt there will be anything to… Continue reading

Senseless Friday Sarcasm : The price of gas

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Down to my last 2 drafts of books in the 20 book series.  Why do I call them “drafts?” They’re roughed out but still need to be polished. It’s time to celebrate…by complaining… Continue reading

The joy of reading over what you wrote

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  I used to write a post each day.  Now I’m averaging one a week.  That’s what happens when your work requires writing and you’re editing 20 books at home over a span… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday sarcasm : Book 6

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I’ll not be going to scrabble today.  My sister-in-law isn’t feeling up to it.   Instead of worrying about her, I’m editing.  Again. Recently, the only books I’ve been reading are my own.  I’m… Continue reading

Mini-Vacation

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I’m taking a mini-vacation from work.  We have tomorrow off anyway and the one piece of information I need to do the last report won’t be in my office until Monday. What, you… Continue reading