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Reclaimed Haven: Murder on First — Preface + Chapter 1
Author note: Welcome! Thanks for reading. Reclaimed Haven: Murder on First is (obviously) the first in the Reclaimed Haven Trilogy.
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Find the thing you’re most passionate about then… ruin it?
This piece from The Onion hits pretty close to home. I have always been a big proponent of following your
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Publisher Ellora’s Cave is suing blogger
Oh boy. Fasten your seat belt for a twisted story. I’ll let Publisher’s Weekly present the introduction: After months of
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Some great writing advice.
I found a number of gems in this collection of quotes. “If you have any young friends who aspire to
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Oh, what a beautiful “First Kiss” vid… Oh wait. It’s an ad?
This thing was all over my Facebook feed. Awkward, cute, strange. I watched it, curious about the backstory… who would
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Lisa Bonchek Adams and cancer tweets
It’s been a while since I’ve updated. Thing is, life got a bit overwhelming after the cancer diagnosis. I must
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Summer 2013
Summer’s basically over I’ve gotta say, summer 2013 was pretty bad. Gitting hit with cancer surgery first thing out of
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Guess what I’ve been working on this week
I’ve been feeling better (thanks for all your kind wishes) and have spent some substantial time in the office this
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Plant Based Chefs
Hey, Plant Based Chef readers: I’m combining PBC and my personal blog. After my cancer diagnosis, I’ve felt the need
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I’m “Under the Cuckoo Clock!”
Under the Cuckoo Clock author Maryjo Faith  Morgan mentioned the latest issue of Writing Etc. in her column. VERY cool.
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Colon Cancer Part Two
Things should be getting back to normal very soon. I’m kinda/sorta back to work, but have noticed my stamina isn’t
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Colon Cancer
On May 27, I went kicking and screaming to my very first colonoscopy. I don’t know why, but for some
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Is Nook on its deathbed?
According to The Verge, the answer may be “yes.” The reason, according to the article, is that recently, Barnes and
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