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SAVORING THE FLAVOR OF WORDS

I just finished reading “How to Speed Read without Skimming,” Wall Street Journal, 28 January.  It prompted memories of my days in graduate school at the University of Oklahoma. 238 more words

Struggling to Do Everything Right*

You’d think that no-one would understand what a police officer’s life is like quite like another officer. And police teams spend a lot of time together, especially when they’re working a case. 1,074 more words

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Review - People of Darkness (Navajo Mysteries #4) by Tony Hillerman

People of Darkness is the fourth book in the Navajo Mysteries series.  The story begins when a car bomb goes off at a cancer hospital.  From there it just gets weirder when a rich wife contacts Sgt. 187 more words

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Tony Hillerman Writers Conference 2015

Dawn Wink, Jann Arrington-Wolcott, Anne Hillerman, Jean Schaumberg

I am over the moon to be included again in this year’s Tony Hillerman Writers Conference. Wordharvest… 410 more words

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Review - Listening Woman (Navajo Mysteries #3) by Tony Hillerman

Book 3 and I’m still a little on the fence.

The Listening Woman, Margaret Cigaret, is a shaman who talks to those who need healing, meditates and then prescribes a Sing or Way to help cure them.   276 more words

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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

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Book Review: The Wailing Wind - Tony Hillerman

~ HALLOWEEN APPROVED ~

( This book, or part of it, is set on Halloween )

Deputy Bernadette Manuelito of the Navajo Tribal Police gets called out on a last-minute call to check out an abandoned car.   668 more words

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