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MORE MISSISSIPPI

PART TWO ON THE MISSISSIPPI PADDLEBOAT TRIP Thanks for indulging my recent and fond memories. I hope you enjoy the pictures. We left off last week in a place called Clinton, Iowa and beginning with this blog we’ll pick up … Continue reading

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UP THE BIG MUDDY, Part One

In August, my husband and I took a riverboat cruise up the Mississippi River beginning in St. Louis, Missouri and ending in Minneapolis, Minnesota. We’d done the lower Mississippi on the same paddle boat last year starting in New Orleans … Continue reading

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EVER BEEN TO NORTH DAKOTA?

Neither had I. Sure I’d heard of Fargo (had seen the movie) and knew the weather was extreme in the winters, but beyond that…it never occurred to go. Until hubby was on a quest to visit every one of the … Continue reading

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MEMORIES FROM MONTANA

Last August we visited a state we’d never been to before, Montana. I’ve always wanted to go there but had yet to make it. So when my husband suggested we take a trip to Montana and North Dakota, I was … Continue reading

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Annual RWA Conference Fun

Every July the Romance Writers of America, the only writers’ organization I belong to, hold their annual conference. This year it was in San Diego. It always starts off with a bang on Wednesday night with a huge author signing … Continue reading

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FUN IN MAINE – PLUS NEW RELEASE!

I’ve just returned from a visit to one of my favorite places, Maine! Well, Portland, Maine that is. I was lucky to attend the Maine Romance Writers annual retreat, and to get to give a workshop titled REDEEMING DESPICABLE CHARACTERS. … Continue reading

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THE TIME I STAYED IN A CASTLE

It seems to be every kid’s (okay, probably just little girls) dream to stay in a castle, and it took well over fifty years for me to realize that dream.  On my recent trip around Ireland, one of the treats … Continue reading

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TEA WITH FRIENDS

Last month I took a wonderful trip to England and Ireland, and while in England, I got to not only meet my wonderful and beautiful editor, Flo Nicoll, one day, but also have high tea with three lovely authors who … Continue reading

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Will Write to Travel

This fall I have bucket list travel plans. I’m going to Ireland complements of my little writing career, and I can’t wait! Note: I’m currently working on book #22 for Harlequin, but already have 25 books under my belt. In twenty-five … Continue reading

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SOUP’S ON!

It seems a bit crazy with temperatures pushing into the high 80s in my neck of the woods to think about soup, but that’s exactly what’s on my mind. Blame author Michelle Douglas for bringing up the subject of soup. … Continue reading

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