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Write: Tips from the Master

The best way is always to stop when you are going good and when you know what will happen next. If you do that every day when you are writing a novel you will never get stuck. ERNEST HEMINGWAY

Review: The Fiery Cross (Outlander Series Book 5)

By: Diana Galbadon “The year is 1771, and war is coming. Jamie Fraser’s wife tells him so. Little as he wishes to, he must believe it, for hers is a gift of dreadful prophecy—a time-traveler’ s certain knowledge. Claire’s unique view of the future has brought him both danger and deliverance in the past; her […]

Review: The Erma Bombeck CollectionIf Life Is a Bowl of Cherries, What Am I Doing in the Pits?, Motherhood, and The Grass Is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank

By: Erma Bombeck The first time I read an Erma Bombeck book…I was 12. It wasn’t exactly a “kid’s” book. But I loved it. Soon, I’d read just about every thing she had ever written–including newspaper articles. I found Erma fascinating. She was funny in the extreme, but could also be heartwarming and even melancholy. […]

Review of ANYTHING by Jennie Allen

Borrowed this book from a friend. “Anything” by Jennie Allen. I’ve never read any of Ms. Allen’s work before. However, my friend insisted, “She’s amazing!” Read the entire book in two days. Intend to go back now and do the study part which I skipped the first time through. Ms. Allen IS Amazing! Very easy […]

Review: Killing Floor (A Jack Reacher Novel Book 1)

By: Lee Child My husband and I both enjoy the Jack Reacher Novels. We’ve read quite a few of them now…strangely, we JUST discovered that we’ve been reading them out of order. Killing Floor is the first in the series. “Ex-military policeman Jack Reacher is a drifter. He’s just passing through Margrave, Georgia, and in […]

Ramble: You’re doing it wrong!

  So … hurt (I guess that’s the word)…by all the hate spewing from Christians today over everything from Caitlyn Jenner to the Homeless…. It’s so sad. Just yesterday I asked on my FB page… “Have you ever thought of praying for those you disagree with or disapprove of, instead of hating them?”  A Christian […]

Ramble: Such Respect

I don’t know who the deceased may be…perhaps a politician, or fish monger. Does it matter? How wonderful to see such respect for a life lived.