Monthly Archives: January 2015


As a writer, I am often asked, “Where do you get your ideas for stories?” The answer varies as much as the many stories that line the shelves of bookstores. I’ve stumbled across items in antique stores that set my … Continue reading

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A few years ago, I decided to quit making New Year’s resolutions because they always made me feel like such a failure! When  I read that several of my writer friends were choosing a word or a phrase to apply … Continue reading

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