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31. He Who Must Not Be Named

Words are powerful.   We have to make sure we give power to the right words in our life.  If you know anything about the Harry Potter book and movie series, you may know that there is a wizard who other witches and wizards are so fearful of, that they won’t even speak his name.  631 more words


Shiny New Year? or not so much?

Happy New Year! (finally)…

Thank you all who read my words in 2017. In 2018, I hope to wrestle with new writing and publishing challenges, I hope you will find comfort or understanding or even controversy in what I write, and I hope resolutions will be kept. 760 more words


Geneviève Pettersen--"The Queen of Zilch" (The Walrus, December 2017)

SOUNDTRACK: THE PIERCE BROTHERS-The Records Were Ours, (2017).

The Pierce Brothers was without a doubt the best opening-act-whom-I-hadn’t-heard-of-before.  The two of them (twins!) were an incredibly energetic, exciting and crowd-pleasing act.  926 more words

Short Story

Handmade Christmas Gifts 2017: PART 1

Today I am excited to finally start sharing with you all the gifts I made for this past Christmas.  I think it is fun to do a post like this, not only to share sewing details, but also to perhaps inspire ideas for handmade gifts. 1,004 more words

December Daily Page 5

The papers I used for Page 5 were a bit more vintagy looking so it has quite a different look to the earlier pages. Page 5 covers December 21st to 24th which is only 4 days there was plenty to fill them finishing on Christmas Eve with my darling Granddaughter sprinkling her reindeer food on the lawn! 53 more words

Stampin' Up!