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As a curious observer of life, I blog on writing, marketing, my prairie - anything that interests me in the moment. I like to have conversations with readers, so don’t hesitate to leave a comment. I'll respond.

I'm thankful – Today and everyday

By Carol / 27 November 2014 / 4 Comments

Thanksgiving Day gives us a reason to say thanks. It’s a little sad we may need a reason, though I understand how it happens. We’re busy. Too much to do. Not enough time. Because I…

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Leap of Faith – New from Michele Shriver

By Carol / 08 April 2014 / 0 Comments

Iowa author presents a story of healing and second chances. I’m pleased to share the platform today with Michele Shriver, an Iowa author I met through social media.  Michele caught the writing bug in sixth…

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Embers at Galdrilene – Well written fantasy

By Carol / 01 November 2012 / 10 Comments

When I read fantasy, I trust the author to build a world that is real and believable and help me as a visitor to this new world navigate without difficulty. Author A.D. Trosper doesn’t disappoint…

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How does spring inspire you?

By Carol / 02 October 2012 / 2 Comments

It’s fall and during fall we think of endings. The end of summer. The end of good weather. The end of vacations. So it’s with delight that I attended the launch of a new book…

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Going visiting – Blog style

By Carol / 03 August 2012 / 6 Comments

Most families in our farming neighborhood saw Sunday as a day for resting and visiting. A day of resting and visiting AFTER you milked the cows at 5 a.m., had breakfast, went to church, and…

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The importance of a smile

By Carol / 11 May 2012 / 6 Comments

Mother’s Day is Sunday. How could you miss it with all the advertising these past weeks?  In honor of my mother and moms everywhere, I’ve joined with a group of indie authors to celebrate all…

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