Monthly Archives: July 2015

The Marvelous Mistral Dawn Reveals Her Newest Cover

This talented author and cover artist is helping many other authors by creating some of the most beautiful book covers. A good cover makes a reader want to know what is inside the book itself. I have to thank Mistral … Continue reading

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Cheerleading for Indie Authors

I’ve become a cheerleader for Indie authors. My daughter has been writing since she was a youth.  She decided a few years ago that she wanted to become a published author and wrote her first book. It took her a … Continue reading

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What is this Confederate flag controversy anyway?

Recently there has been an upsurge in controversy over the Confederate flag and it’s removal from not only state houses but even private citizens access to one.  Now there is a long history surrounding the flag. Everyone seems to be … Continue reading

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Spread a little bit of joy

Over the weekend I found a wonderful website and Facebook page for an international phenomenon called “I Found a Quilted Heart” which just captured my imagination. It was founded in January of 2014 after three sisters and their husbands had … Continue reading

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Culinary Reflections

Nothing so controversial today the only things that may be offended are the bland palettes of Midwesterners. I grew up mostly in the midwest so I really did not have a wide variety in my daily diet. Most meals were … Continue reading

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Thoughts from Independence Day

This past weekend was the annual celebration of our country’s independence. An old friend from years past posted a copy of the Declaration of Independence on Facebook. I read it again.  My thoughts were turned to what the authors of that document … Continue reading

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