Monthly Archives: January 2018

Going for the Big Bucks!

When I was little, my parents were religious watchers of Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy. While I enjoyed guessing the puzzles on Wheel of Fortune, I loved Jeopardy. Finding a way to use the random trivia I had accumulated was … Continue reading

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Wheel of (mis)Fortune

I don’t watch a lot of game shows so when this question came up I had to think about it for a bit. I used to watch them a lot, back when my oldest two were little. I used to … Continue reading

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“I’ll Take Forgetful Authors for $400, Alex.”

This week, one of the foxes asked a question about game shows: “What one would you be on and how would you do?” It just so happens that on the odd occasion that I feel like watching television – which … Continue reading

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“Ketch” Me Writing

Beginning of a new year and I have been inspired to pick myself up and get my nose to the grindstone, or fingers to computer, as it were. I had been doing most of my writing in my head, jotting … Continue reading

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Size Matters — Excerpt

Excerpt from my novel, Size Matters By J. L. Salter “Size really DOES matter… when you’re only 11 inches tall.” Accidentally swallowing a mysterious pill from her eccentric scientist cousin, Emma Hobby shrinks to the size of those fashion dolls … Continue reading

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Borrowed Books and Challenges

I really didn’t read much in 2017. I also didn’t write much, that is until around Thanksgiving. Then I started reading and writing again. I decided to do a reading challenge this year. I want to broaden my reading horizons … Continue reading

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Remarkable Reads for 2018, Part One

I began my first Goodreads challenge in 2013, a year and a half after I signed my first book contract. It always seems I get more done if I challenge myself, and I knew that in order to be a … Continue reading

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