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Guest Fox, Nicole Zoltack

My Guest Lives in Two Different Ages

By Jeff Salter

This is my 350th post here at 4F1H and I’m delighted to use it to feature my Guest Fox, … 575 more words

Too Soon Departed

Individuals Who Died Too Young

By Jeff Salter

An unusual topic this week… and rather sad. We’re contemplating individuals who left us too soon. As I reflected on this, I realized I was thinking about three very different groups of people. 615 more words

First Publications, Looking Forward

Our very first publications and/or bylines, how did they feel?

With the first ones in school, I felt embarrassed.

I had very little self-esteem and I had critical people around me, so I never felt anything was good enough when I was in lower grades. 658 more words

Exhilaration, Validation, and then Let-Down

How I’ve Felt After Publications

By Jeff Salter

This week, we’re talking about how we’ve felt after our first few bylines or publications. I need to preface all this by clarifying that as long as I can remember, I’ve been a writer… and it has always been my dream to be a published author. 1,703 more words

I’ll Have to Pass

No More Garage Sales For Me

By Jeff Salter

This week our topic is garage and/or yard sales… and whether we’ve participated as buyer, seller, or both. 945 more words

Pet Crow of the Williams Boys

Our Pet Crow


As remembered by Paul H. Williams
Put to paper by Jeffrey L. Salter
April 2009

Two of our sisters were already married and our oldest brother had joined the Army about two years earlier. 2,190 more words

Conferences With Books

Sign me up!

By Jeff Salter

I’m taking a broad view of the topic, “book conventions,” to include some of my experiences (in a previous life) as a professional librarian at national and regional library conferences. 1,564 more words