Tag Archives: An Eggshell Present

October 2014 First Friday Breakfast with an Author

Welcome to our September First Friday Breakfast with … me!  Since I recently finished the Abishag quartet by publishing An Eggshell Present early September, I thought it would be fun to talk about the making of the Abishag mysteries over a croissant. … Continue reading

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A Little Deutsch Will Do You Besser

I’m taking a Cousera class Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects taught by UC San Diego engineering professor Barbara Oakley (with guests). To keep the material relevant, I decided to study German. I‘ll … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds Among Wisteria

Earlier this week, I enjoyed a few days on Santa Catalina Island. We took the Catalina Express from Downtown Long Beach where we passed the Queen Mary and the empty Spruce Goose dome.  Beyond the breakwater, we sat on the … Continue reading

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