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As an author, I’m often asked where I get my story ideas. Truthfully, the story fairy has something to do with it. But it usually starts with a question. In this case, it came down to what I’d been taught … Continue reading

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Going from Here to Over There

On the groups I belong to, I often see the question if American troops in World War 1 really mattered. The short answer is yes. When the US entered the war, the allies believed the battles would continue to rage … Continue reading

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Signing at the Chocolate Affaire

I meant to take pictures. I really did. It just didn’t happen. As one of the organizers of the authors, I spent so much time running that I never had a chance to take pictures. But I can tell you … Continue reading

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51 Authors signing at the Glendale Chocolate Affaire

If you’re in Arizona and looking for something to do this weekend, there will be 51 authors signing their books. From NYTimes bestsellers to first time authors, you’re sure to find something you’ll enjoy. Friday 5PM-10PM Name 2 Marie Patrick … Continue reading

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Days to celebrate this week

There are days I need to celebrate something, anything, so why not check to see what national day of the week to get ideas. In case you missed it, here are some of my favorite days from this week: The … Continue reading

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Dark Days Ahead

It’s that time of year. You know, when the Christmas lights are removed from houses and the decorations are stowed away. Everything is dark and bare. For those who live in snow country, the landscape will be blanketed white, then … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Darcy’s Hope Beauty from Ashes

I’ve been lucky to meet Ginger Monette through a shared love of romance and the First World War. Her new book features the familiar characters of Fitzwilliam Darcy and Elizabeth Bennett against the turbulence of the Great War. Ginger lives … Continue reading

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