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A Great Course from The Great Courses: Fundamentals of Photography

After 40 years of point-and-shoot photography while herding butterflies (my kids) or chasing Alan (my husband), as his frame slowly disappeared over the horizon of the photo I was trying to frame, I’ve finally reached the stage of life where I can start to think about what it is I’m trying to accomplish beyond capturing precious memories and creating chronicles of beauty. 426 more words

Encouragements For Living

"The Great Memories" / Memorable Fancies #0127

It was exciting at first, the idea of buying someone else’s memory of – certain real-life events. After the first idealistic predictions, the trade became mostly sexual, you know? 142 more words


Why The Blog Has Been Neglected...

It’s been an entire 2 months since my last post. It’s not because I’ve stopped seeing God in my days, but that I’ve had a new, exciting writing project on the go. 836 more words



The very mention of the word makes the assholes of some authors pucker up so tight they get anal cramps. Not me, though. In fact you might think me insane were you to know not just how much research I do but how much I love it. 424 more words



There are so many opportunities out there for writers to hone their craft, learn about the publishing process or research topics of interest!

Ever heard of Master Class? 337 more words


The Great Courses for a 9 Year Old

Not everyone may have heard of “The Great Courses.”  If you have not, you might want to look into it for your gifted child.  The Great Courses are a series of college-level audio or video courses produced by the Teaching Company.   401 more words

Discovering Pluto, ancient civilizations, Amy, and a rodeo

The well-named New Horizons space craft completed its three million mile, nine-year journey from Earth to Pluto this week. I enjoyed seeing the close-ups of the dwarf planet, and the smiling faces of the New Horizons NASA team. 466 more words