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More Magic – I Do Believe in Fairies and Gnomes


Welcome back, you believers, to the realm of magic, the land of fairies and gnomes.  Of course, my eight year old grandchildren could tell you with authority that these magical beings go to warmer climes during the cold of winter, but are … Continue reading

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Learning to Wait – On Being Still


Learn to be still.. There are so many contradictions In all these messages we send (we keep asking) How do I get out of here Where do I fit in? Though the world is torn and shaken Even if your heart … Continue reading

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Taking the Risk – On Writing and…Sending Query Letters


“I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken, made verbal and shared, even at the risk of having it bruised or misunderstood.” Audre Lord I spent more than a … Continue reading

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Where’s the Beef? The Art of the Edit – Flash Fiction


When I was a kid (that’s what we called each other – none of us was a “child”) I read everything I could get my hands on, including spending my whopping 25 cent allowance on comic books, an original form … Continue reading

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Helping life make sense and making sense of Life.


Joan Didion said, “I write entirely to find out what I’m thinking, what I’m looking at, what I see and what it means. What I want and what I fear.”  But you don’t need to be “an author” to do … Continue reading

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