Monthly Archives: June 2015

Lifted Out of Despair #MondayBlogs #LoveWins

Last week I was in a very dark place.  Then in these last two days  (6/25/2015 and 6/26/2015, to be specific), the US Supreme Court decided in favor of marriage equality and the Affordable Care Act.  I couldn’t stop my … Continue reading

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Death, Despair, and Disgust

As you might guess from the title, dear Reader, this isn’t going to be a “happy” post.  I’ve thought long and hard about whether to write a post at all.  I thought about updating my last Monday post, the one … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal: Singularity by Helena Hann-Basquiat and friends!

The time has come. The time is now. Singularity is the new novel from Helena Hann-Basquiat, with Sara Litchfield, Sandy Ramsey, Lizzi Rogers and Hannah Sears. Singularity is the sequel to last year’s JESSICA — a metafictional look into Jessica’s … Continue reading

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Sweet Home Alabama #MondayBlogs

Well, Alabama ain’t my home and Lynyrd Skynyrd ain’t my favorite band (except for Free Bird and that in large part because it was the favorite song of a cousin I looked up to).  But Alabama is my husband’s mother’s … Continue reading

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Top Ten Thing Not to do at a Wedding

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:
Since June is wedding month, I can’t let it pass without making some comments on what we should all avoid if we are in a wedding, invited to a wedding or are getting married. I…

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Hair Today … #MondayBlogs #GoodHairDay

Eat your heart out, Katy Perry. Embed from Getty Images I got me one of the best if not THE best hairstylist ever.  Some might say that I’m too old to have my hair dyed like this: Obviously, I don’t … Continue reading

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Ten Things Not to Do at Graduation Time

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:
The inspiration for this list is the fact that it is graduation season. When you think of all the graduations that are being held in the US alone, you realize the potential exists that these…

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Not Letting Go, Part 1 #MondayBlogs

Several months ago I went on a trip down memory lane, posting images of work I did during my college years. Click here if you want to read/reread that post.  I’ll wait. Well, here I go again, and this time … Continue reading

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Top Ten Things Not to do if Your Inhibitions Have Been Set Free

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:
The inspiration for this list is a lifetime of observation of the behavior of people who finally let down their defenses. The lowering of defenses may have been as a result of being over-served or just…

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