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Shyness and The Art of 'Verting': Intro, Extro, Ambi

Shyness is not introversion. There are those who mistake introversion for shyness.

Shyness often occurs in new situations or with unfamiliar people. There’s a sense of apprehension, awkwardness, and a lack of comfort. 674 more words

When A Character is Born of the Fruit of Bubblegum Pop

All it took was one song from my music library and there he was, big, very fair, naked, standing in the shower shaving–and singing The Partridge Family’s I Woke Up in Love This Morning. 484 more words

Getting it Right: Avoiding Stereotypes

There are times I stand upon my soapbox and roll out the words about stereotypes. Usually I discuss ageist and sexist stereotypes of women. It’s easy for me to do that because I’m a middle aged woman and I see the rampant sexist and ageist bullshit all around me, but truth be told I’ve been championing women over 40 before I was even 40. 430 more words

Marching to Shallowreader Bingo

Sheesh! I didn’t even place in this month’s Shallowreader BINGO. My March reading was curtailed by my writing, my poor, darling mother-in-law’s shingles (I happen to honestly love my MIL), family birthdays, Easter, an 20th anniversary, attending a “Professional Women’s Conference” (where I wore eye makeup, ran into a few fellow authors, and ate muffins), lots of socialising, and picking up and hiding a new bar fridge. 232 more words

My Next Big Thing, Next to You

Writing takes time. Lots of time.

Getting published takes time. Lots of time.

Submitting queries and manuscripts takes time. Lots of time.

This book’s taken time. 216 more words

Crown.

Love wears your name as a crown
Beauty itself turns pale next to you
You pull me up through the clouds
To never come down… 8 more words

The Heart

FRESH BITS: Shani Cherry - "Next To You" Offical Video

It’s finally here. The official visuals from Shani Cherry for her new track “Next To You”. This track is one we are tipping for big things this year! Click Share and Enjoy.

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