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RECYCLING SPAM

I have recently been going through my spam. Not that nasty pink stuff in a peel-can that thrills Hawaiians. But the junk mail. Specifically the stuff posted as ‘comments’ on this blog. Thank goodness I have a good filter in place. On my last … Continue reading

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BELLA CHAT: LIZA WEEBS

 Today I am giving this space over to Bella Wildeve, who asked if she can write the occasional blog on my site. Fine with me. Gives me a break. Hello, I’m Isabella Wildeve, Bella to friends. I decided that I would like for you to … Continue reading

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WHY THE ELEPHANT?

Last Tuesday I received an email. Okay, that is nothing new. I receive emails all the time, 99% of them about St. Louis. I do not know why since I have never lived there. However, this email was not junk mail. … Continue reading

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Bring It On, UPS . . . !

If all goes according to schedule (Yeah, right), UPS will pull up in front of my house tomorrow, a man in brown shorts . . . in 40 degree weather. . . will dart to my front door with a package in … Continue reading

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How Do You Know When You Are Overweight?

No one’s weight stays the same.  We start out microscopic and grow until we are born.  And if our mothers are fortunate, we are able to emerge into the cruel world without first getting our head stuck like a jawbreaker in a pop bottle.  … Continue reading

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BUDDHA ON A STICK

I have had the privilege of being interviewed about my book and about my writing many times. Each experience has been unforgettable . . . to me, perhaps, but not to the interviewer who interviews many others far more interesting.  … Continue reading

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Alcohol-free speed dating, liederhosen, & books

Tomorrow will be the opening day of the International Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany.  It is an annual five-day affair, with more than 7,300 exhibitors from over 100 countries taking part.  There will be an estimated attendance of 10,000 journalists and over 300,000 … Continue reading

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