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Sue Snafu

A tale of almost-woe: Yesterday’s post, “Susan Soars,” almost didn’t make it to you. Through a sudden glitch on WordPress (which I love, love – so easy to use!), it mysteriously disappeared into cyberspace. Luckily, my wonderful husband David, who’s … Continue reading

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Just Today

“The future depends on what you do today.”   Mahatma Gandhi “If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking.”           Buddhist saying Having a “big picture” in mind, an … Continue reading

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Writing Strategy

“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering, ‘It will be happier.’” Alfred Lord Tennyson “It is never too late to start doing your New Year’s Resolutions. Just because you didn’t start them on January 1, doesn’t … Continue reading

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Simplicity Soars

“Simplicity is the final achievement. After one has played a vast quantity of notes and more notes, it is simplicity that emerges as the crowning reward of art.”   Frederic Chopin As soon as I read this, I knew I … Continue reading

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Savvy Strategies

Desire + Support + Deadline = Success Practical writing tips are a gift that keeps on giving and at a recent workshop called, “This Year, I’ll Win,” Kryce Swenson had plenty to share. Sponsored by my library and the Write … Continue reading

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Fast Paced

Rev your engines — it’s almost NaNoWriMo time again! From November 1 through 11:59 on November 30th, writers of all persuasions — plotters and pantsers alike — are committing to writing 50,000 words or getting within striking distance of completing … Continue reading

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Misty Mornings

“A misty morning does not signify a cloudy day.”    Ancient Proverb It’s a misty morning right now in my neck of the woods, which makes pondering these words of wisdom seem perfectly natural. Who among us hasn’t let our heart … Continue reading

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