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There is Room for All of Us

My first real fiction writing was in college, when I wrote and performed in a sketch comedy group.  It’s been twenty years since I’ve seen or read anything we wrote back then, so I have no perspective on whether what we produced was good or terrible. 625 more words

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The real life Angelina

Those of you who have read ‘The Making of Henri Higgins’ will know who Angelina is. Those who haven’t – I don’t think it’s too much of a spoiler to let you know that Angelina is Elizabeta’s daughter, who dreams of being a designer. 324 more words

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Just Stories

In the last fifteen years or so, I started cranking out short stories, thanks to a wonderful writer and friend, John Dixon. I have mentioned this before in blogs perhaps, but he is the one, at… 233 more words

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Let Nature Nurture You, and Wash Your Spirit Clean

Readers of Terry Pierce’s cozy MAMA LOVES YOU SO will encounter many poetic images of nature nurturing the young, reminding us that nature has room to nurture us at any age.  724 more words

The joys of writing older women

EDITED TO ADD – I can’t believe I forgot about Plissa, the heroine of Protecting Her Heart, the third book in my science fiction romance series. 520 more words

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Where has the Time Gone?

The thing about being a writer who also has a full-time job, is that there’s not much time left for blog posts. Sadly there’s also little time for marketing or advertising or schmoozing. 623 more words

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The things you do for research

One of the truly great things about being a writer is the stuff you get to do for research. Some of it is research as you might imagine it – looking things up. 833 more words

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