Monthly Archives: May 2019

I Need the ‘Write’ Answer!

Despite new family changes, I am ready to get into the writings which I have put off finishing; most of it as a result of being kick-started by a recent guest and his writing/advice, and a friend of his who … Continue reading

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Spider in the Mail

Must’ve Been a Special Delivery By Jeff Salter Youse guys are surely aware of my aversion to spiders. Some of you may even recall my on-going battle with spiders who set up camp in my mailbox. Me being super-cautious, I … Continue reading

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First Place and First Kiss

First place.  That’s Liesel Wolf’s goal when she’s invited to play a game with a million dollar prize for the charity of your choice.  Even though she’s a woman with secrets that should stay hidden, she agrees to geocache with … Continue reading

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A Quiet Place

The other day my cousin posted a photograph of part of my grandma’s rock garden. This little village was situated against the side of the garage so that when you walked from the driveway to the house it was to … Continue reading

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Maintenance Mode: When Goals Need a Break

It’s Memorial Day, the national holiday during which we honor those who have sacrificed their lives in the service of our country. I’m fortunate in that no one in my immediate family meets this description. But my family and I … Continue reading

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Do You Notice Well-Written Ads?

Have you ever been swayed by the appeal or cleverness of an ad? I know quite a bit about advertising. In fact, I knew the owner of a radio station who wanted to get me into advertising with him. Had … Continue reading

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Loyal to What?

Only if They Deliver By Jeff Salter One day last week – before I’d even peeked at this week’s 4F1H topic – I was posting on FB about brand loyalty. I won’t repeat the whole thing here, but suffice it … Continue reading

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