World’s Best Coffee Mug

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for me…a  mug  with  the cover  of  my  book  “Hope  and  Languish”  

Middle of a Move

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Thoughts I’ve had during this move.  Wow, this apartment is so big…I’m lonely.  Look, stuff I haven’t seen for two years, awwww.  Look, stuff I haven’t seen for two years. Why do I have this?  Look stuff I haven’t seen…um…my goodness…how much stuff does one person need? Do I like this new rug? I love… More

Most Liked Post – my cat

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If you click on the title of this post, it will open to show the picture. I agree, he is adorable. I mean, look at those toes! 

Nothing beats mince pies…except…

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Nothing beats mince pies and coffee for breakfast…except maybe sausage rolls. It’s a tough one to choose between.

Don’t give the Fae ideas

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I chose a different kind of “welcome” mat. I don’t want to give the fae or vampires any ideas…

What does it feel like to be an author?

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I have an author page on Amazon and Goodreads. It’s official. I’m published. Why did I think I’d suddenly ascend into a glowing ball of sparkly light? After many years struggling towards this moment, why is it that today just feels like any other day? Is this what actress/movie stars feel when they win an… More

Dream Come True

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I’ve done it. I’m a published author. It’s a bit weird and surreal. The oddest part is I never dreamed it would be with a poetry book. All these years I’ve been working on my fantasy trilogy. Who knew? Also, the poetry is a bit more personal and I’ve really put myself out there. Well,… More

Publishing Journey – the paperback

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I love that my first book is an intimate journey through my experiences of the pandemic. I’m glad most of it has a hopeful vibe. While in the beta stage, my friend, after reading it, asked if she could publish it. I was over the moon. We would learn more about the publishing business together…. More


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Halloween Costume

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Click title to see my favorite Halloween Costume. It’s silly and not as elaborate as some I’ve done – like full vampire with gothic gown, or the day of dead skull face paint. That’s okay I still like my clever blend of Egyptian wig and cat, because they just seem to go together don’t you… More