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It Was the Third of June, Another Sleepy, Dusty Delta Day*

As you’ll no doubt know, there are a lot of important regional differences in the US. You can hear it in the way people speak, and you can see it clearly in the way people live their lives. 1,254 more words

Elizabeth Spann Craig


In these days of online shopping and large mega-retailers, it’s really easy to lose sight of the fact that there are still plenty of small businesses and ‘mom and pop shops’ out there. 1,157 more words

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What Are We Going to Do About the Other Generation?*

As people live longer, we’re seeing more and more of what’s sometimes called ‘the sandwich generation.’ By that I mean adults who are taking care of their elderly parents, but at the same time helping to launch their young adult children into their own lives. 1,131 more words

Elizabeth Spann Craig

When I Want to Run Away*

Let’s face it: the world is sometimes not very much fun at all. Whether it’s your personal or professional life, or the larger world in general, there are times when you just need to take a break. 904 more words


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7 Book Marketing Trends Authors Can’t Afford to Ignore – via The Book Designer – A look at some of the most popular marketing strategies, with an actionable tip for putting each into practice. 171 more words


Act Your Age, Not Your Shoe Size*

I always love getting inspiration from you folks who are kind enough to read this blog. For me, it’s one of the best parts of blogging, really. 1,101 more words


Call Up the Craftsmen, Bring Me the Draftsmen*

There’s something about handmade, custom-created things. There’s a personal touch that you don’t see in machine-made products. And when you’re fortunate enough to have something custom made, you know what a difference that extra effort and personal touch can make. 1,016 more words