Monthly Archives: August 2012

I’ll be looking at the Moon and Remembering You

Neil Armstrong: First man on the moon July 1969 I was a camp counselor at a Girl Scout camp. Twenty counselors crammed into the staff house, switched on a tiny 19′ black and white TV, and watched Neil Armstrong take … Continue reading

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Everyday Miracles

Last weekend I attended the quarterly meeting of the Ozark Writer’s League (OWL) in Branson, Missouri. The diva of social media, Kristan Lamb was that morning’s speaker. During the break, I sat outside in the warm sunshine to thaw my … Continue reading

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Chipmunk and Rabbit

Being a professional, published writer, I love titles.  Titles, in my opinion, are the bread and butter of starting a story.  Titles lurk everywhere.  Take this morning, for example. I live in a country setting.  Deer, fox, racoons, and even … Continue reading

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The Perils of Pauline aka The Haunting

   I’ve switched from my old  Blogger blog to WordPress and this is my maiden post.   Do I know what I’m doing?  Well, of course!  I have my guru, Gypsy Jan watching over my shoulder. So, here’s the deal.  Three weeks … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to! This is your very first post. Click the Edit link to modify or delete it, or start a new post. If you like, use this post to tell readers why you started this blog and what you … Continue reading

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Dragon Snot

This week’s Friday Fictioneer’s story is dedicated to PaPa Jim and Logan Dragon Snot “PaPa!” Logan shouted.  “He’s sick.” “Who, Logan?” “Snapple.” Rather perplexed, PaPa Jim scratched his head. “Who’s Snapple?” “My dragon.” “Oh,” PaPa said trying to hide his … Continue reading

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