Monthly Archives: May 2014


Originally posted on Legends of Windemere:
The Hopeteller (Cover by Tracy Carrig) NOW AVAILABLE ON AMAZON KINDLE FOR $1.25! Book Blurb: Humanity has been driven into the wilderness by the ‘Invaders’. They have been forced to live as colonies in…

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Honourary Dilettante Contest Update – Reviews, etc…

Originally posted on dilettante factory:
Hello all, Just a quick reminder that if you’ve written reviews, drop me an email with the links. Yes, I’ve read them, and thank you so very much! But I’m terribly unorganized, so if…

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Top Ten Things Not To Do On Memorial Day (Today)

Here is the 47th installment of Ten Top Lists of What Not to Do by Marie Ann Bailey of 1WriteWay at and John W. Howell of Fiction Favorites at These lists are simu-published on our blogs each Monday. … Continue reading

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…my new programme… Bloggers’ Idol/Bloggers Got Talent… yer open invitation to Guest Blog with the ol’ Jurassic… #TBSU…

Originally posted on Seumas Gallacher:
…it’s some of the best fun yeez can have with yer clothes on… Guest Blogging… as a Category in ‘gift-giving’, it’s right up there with doing reviews for yer fellow scribblers… blessing those who give…

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10 Great Quotations from Writers about Books

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:
The books that the world calls immoral are the books that show the world its own shame. – Oscar Wilde Why can’t people just sit and read books and be nice to each other? –…

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I Want to Ride My Bicycle

One of the fun things my husband and I did while off-the-grid was a bike ride on the Gainesville-Hawthorne Bike Trail.  My husband is a long-time bicyclist and a proud owner of a 1974 Carleton Raleigh International.  He’s been carrying … Continue reading

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Magnolia Flowers for Belinda

Just because it’s been awhile since I’ve posted any photos for my friend Belinda at  The blossoms are now gone, but this  post helps me relive their beauty, a beauty that reminds me of Belinda.

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