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What stand up paddle boarding has taught me.

Saturday afternoon, while hundreds of festivalgoers attended Tampa Bay’s sixth annual VegFest at Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park, we noticed one man stand out from the crowd.   467 more words

How Do You Keep Up Your Writing Productivity?

After a year and a half of blogging and working on a non-fiction project for the future, this summer I’m getting back into a fiction routine. 871 more words


"Interest in the Race was Practically Lost Sight of"

The style of Journalistic reportage has changed a good deal since the end of 19th century. Today  for example, one would never start a front-page story with “Yesterday was an ideal summer day and considerable interest was taken in the yacht race.”  This is especially so when in the reader learns halfway through the story that the events of the day included the tragic drowning of a member of the crew of one of the yachts! 521 more words

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Help Katelyn Win!

We must encourage our children to love nature if there is to be any left for their children to enjoy…

A contact of mine, Andrea Munro, needs your help! 512 more words


Tampa Weather

Crisp clear blue skies, sunny and gentle breezes on Sunday afternoon for visitors at Water Works Park and boaters along the Hillsborough River.

Meteorologists say the comfortable weather continues through Monday for the Tampa Bay area.  37 more words


Hotel Review: Aloft Tampa

We moved to Tampa from NYC almost six years ago, and I’ve always been a little disappointed with the “city” of Tampa. Over those years we’ve seen Curtis Hixon Park, the Children’s museum, art museum, and lots of new hotels and restaurants grow downtown. 267 more words


A beautiful Water Works Park wedding!

It started out as a pretty overcast, rainy Summer day but the weather completely turned around by ceremony time! Suddenly, there was the SUN. And lots of smiling guests:) Tampa Water Works Park is neatly situated along the winding Hillsborough River which features a lush, tropical setting and a picture-perfect event backdrop! 39 more words

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