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Traveling with Pets

My new friend, Heidi Casper, wrote today’s Guest Post. Heidi is a children’s writer currently working on her middle grade novel (for 8-12 year olds). 966 more words

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Prepare to Be Spontaneous

Think back to your favorite childhood memories. How many of them have to do with your parents doing something spontaneous?

Perhaps they suddenly called you to the car for a quick drive. 358 more words

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A Lesson From a Waterfall

A little bit of excitement, a little bit of nervous energy, a little bit of stress. Those were the feelings going into our frantic day of packing and loading up the van in preparation for our journey up the East Coast. 1,407 more words

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Lord, Heal Our Heroes

My heart is drawn toward our military and their families. They have suffered so much. Some service members survive battle only to commit suicide when they return home. 127 more words

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Making the Hard Decision to Quit Rather than Finish

I DID THE UNTHINKABLE. I trashed a bunch of unfinished manuscripts. About a dozen. That’s not counting the stuff I shredded* before moving 18 months ago, but those were just notes and clippings. 425 more words


The Challenge of Packing Light

I’m about to leave on another one week adventure and as always, I’m conflicted.  I envy travelers who pack lightly, can fit everything in carry on luggage, and still seem to have everything they need. 166 more words