Category Archives: Travel

Julia gets personal.

April is a big month. It’s my favorite month, mostly because April, from my perspective, is spring. Birdsong, wildflowers, hunting morels, baby bunnies… Back in Iowa April meant plowing and planting. When that rich black dirt in the Midwest, particularly … Continue reading

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The Difference.

If anyone says animals don’t communicate, don’t feel, don’t emote, don’t love, lose, experience pain, well, I say he is wrong. Animals are not so different from us. They have relationships, friends, favorites, loves, likes, mortal enemies. They mourn the … Continue reading

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Around the blogging world–

Just FYI: Penny Watson is editing (I’m guessing) her new (Is that an oxymoron?) geriatric romance.  I say, Go Pens!  Check it out here:  Apples Should Be Red My French Heaven is celebrating one year on Instagram.  Stephane’s photos are … Continue reading

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Talk about pissy!

Sometimes I read a blog post– no, not yours, Tom– and I think– Oh honey, your youth and inexperience are showing.  Not cool.  Better tweak that elitist attitude, babycakes, or  one of these days you’ll be eating a boatload of … Continue reading

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But I don’t wanna!

I don’t wanna use this blog to teach you the craft of writing. I don’t wanna use this blog as a platform to promote self-publishing. Except to say what works for me may or may not work for you. Frankly … Continue reading

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