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Walking Manhattan: The 5th of July

Jun 1, 2012

  by Lisa Weldon of reSoulin’ my dancing shoes . . . and on the eleventh day, Lisa crashed.

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Eduskeptic
Another school year ends

Jun 1, 2012

Throughout the U.S., schools are closing for the summer break. Graduations have been held, or shortly will be. Children are looking forward to a break and with some anticipation of being in a new grade level come next fall. My teaching career spanned the time from 1974 to 2010. The last 24 years of that...

Writing and PR with Melanie
"Intern" does not mean "Insignificant"

"Intern" does not mean "Insignificant"

I am and am not taking this from personal experience -- personal observation, yes. I have been in a few different internships and both times interns are perceived very similarly: unimportant. Like the lower class of the job world; beginners, etc.It is ...

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50 Shades of What’s the Big Deal?

May 31, 2012

Why is this book by a Twilight fan so popular? OK, I haven’t read it and don’t really plan to, mostly because no one can explain to me why it’s so good.  Erotic fiction is not a new thing.  I … Continue reading

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Enter the Between
Gate Crashing – By Invitation

Gate Crashing – By Invitation

Just so you know there's more to my life than writing, let me introduce you to one of the events I regularly attend, put on by the Portuguese community to which my husband, an immigrant from Flores, Azores, belongs. Altar exhibiting crow...

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I’m (not) the BEST Local Blogger in Sacramento!

May 27, 2012

Shockingly, I did not even rank in the KCRA A-List popularity contest extravaganza for Best Local Blogger.  If I’d put much effort into it, I’d be disappointed.  I do appreciate the 8 people who voted for me. Yes, one was … Continue reading

The Girl With Moxie
Headed to Galax

Headed to Galax

On Monday night I was 100% funded for my trip to Galax to research my novel. Today I bought my plane ticket and made my hotel reservation for Galax. All thanks to you nice people, the ones with the big hearts and wallets. The ones who believe in my ability to write and publish...

MidLifeBloggers
Anna Quindlen and Me

May 23, 2012

She wasn’t the prettiest, the thinnest, the most popular girl but she was really smart and seriously focused and as ambitious as any of the guys. These were the heady days of feminism after all. Anna was a sister.

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Online Dating Chronicles: Message Writing 102

May 21, 2012
Online Dating Chronicles: Message Writing 102

  Lately, I haven’t been doing the online dating thing.  Sure, my profile is up there, but I’m not actively looking for a date.  Why? Various reasons, but mostly I just don’t feel like it. Regardless, I still get messages.  … Continue reading

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The Girl With Moxie
The Galax Crowdfunding Project: Final Days & Updates

The Galax Crowdfunding Project: Final Days & Updates

The generosity of friends, family, blogger buddies, and others has been overwhelming. Like tears in my eyes kind of overwhelming. As of 1:55 pm Pacific Time today, I am $575 away from my goal. If you’ve been intending to donate, but have been waylaid by work commitments, financial crunches, or were trapped under something...

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