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A FANTASTIC REVIEW OF PUSHING WATER

A FANTASTIC REVIEW OF PUSHING WATER

I INVITE YOU TO READ A FANTASTIC REVIEW OF PUSHING WATER by Diana Hockley in Kings River Life Magazine. Here is the link.  

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TODAY I AM A GUEST BLOGGER

TODAY I AM A GUEST BLOGGER

Today I am a GUEST BLOGGER on SARA JAYNE TOWNSEND’S WEBSITE. Have you ever wondered how writers come up with the characters for their stories?  Where do these characters come from? Are they imaginary friends? I cannot answer these questions for all authors, but in this blog post I will give you a quick look into...

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I’M A GUEST BLOGGER TODAY

I’M A GUEST BLOGGER TODAY

Today I am a guest blogger on Susan Bernhardt’s website. Please stop by, learn a little more about my writing life and if you have the time, leave a comment. There are two sections to the blog post, an A section and a B section. Click here to read the post:

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CROCHET CORAL REEF: TOXIC SEAS

CROCHET CORAL REEF: TOXIC SEAS

The other day I visited the Museum of Arts and Design in Manhattan to see an amazing exhibit titled Crochet Coral Reef: Toxic Seas. There were over a dozen art pieces presented, each one a magnificent display created by crocheting. The exhibition has traveled around the world several times, and this year celebrates its tenth...

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AN INTERVIEW WITH SARAH, MY PROTAGONIST

AN INTERVIEW WITH SARAH, MY PROTAGONIST

Today I am a guest blogger on Rochelle Weber’s blog site. It is a unique post. I interview Sarah, the protagonist in my latest novel PUSHING WATER. Click here to read the post on Rochelle’s blog.  

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RETROSPECTIVE OF TWO YEARS RIDING THE NYC SUBWAY

RETROSPECTIVE OF TWO YEARS RIDING THE NYC SUBWAY

My second novel, Pushing Water, will be hitting the market any day now! It’s been a long time coming. There for a while I didn’t think it would ever get finished. But one thing about writing is that if you keep at it, I mean earnestly write your heart out, eventually it gets completed. This...

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CHASING RAINBOWS AND DRINKING CHOCOLATE WINE

CHASING RAINBOWS AND DRINKING CHOCOLATE WINE

I’ve been a city dweller for quite a few years. First I lived in Portland, Oregon. Then in the 60’s I moved to San Francisco, where I lived for many years. But for most of my adult life, and what has turned out to be my most informative years, I’ve resided in NYC. I love...

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NEW YORK CITY HALLOWEEN PARADE

NEW YORK CITY HALLOWEEN PARADE

It was a gloriously warm and bright autumn Halloween day. It was shirtsleeve weather. I busied myself with knocking things off my todo list. By late afternoon I’d finished a bit of writing, washed the breakfast dishes in the sink and knocked off a few other tasks I’d been putting off since returning from...

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ROCK HUNTING IN THE BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON

ROCK HUNTING IN THE BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON

It was a dreary day. The weatherman said it would rain. But luckily it was only a steady drizzle when we set out on our rock hunting adventure. Snug in heavy rain gear and hiking boots we were ready for our rockhound excursion into the Blue Mountains, an area that is part of the high desert country in eastern Oregon.I...

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THE HAUNTINGS OF VAN CORTLANDT PARK

THE HAUNTINGS OF VAN CORTLANDT PARK

I have written an article for the Kings River Life Magazine, THE HAUNTING OF VAN CORTLANDT PARK. Check it out here.

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