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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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Layering in Paradise: Cruising through another writers’ retreat

Yes, less than two months after doing a writers’ retreat on an Alaskan cruise, I joined two writers (and one non-writer) for an Eastern Caribbean writing cruise. I planned to write one short story (The Polygamist’s Wife) and complete another … 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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