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About jeff7salter

Currently writing romantic comedy, screwball comedy, and romantic suspense. Twelve completed novels and five completed novellas. Working with three royalty publishers: Clean Reads, Dingbat Publishing, & TouchPoint Press/Romance. "Size Matters" -- Oct. 2016 "The Duchess of Earl" -- Jul. 2016 "Stuck on Cloud Eight" -- Nov. 2015, "Pleased to Meet Me" (novella) -- Oct. 2015, "One Simple Favor" (novella) -- May 2015, "The Ghostess & MISTER Muir" -- Oct. 2014, "Scratching the Seven-Month Itch" -- Sept. 2014, "Hid Wounded Reb" -- Aug. 2014, "Don't Bet On It" (novella) -- April 2014, "Curing the Uncommon Man-Cold -- Dec. 2013, "Echo Taps" (novella) -- June 2013, "Called To Arms Again" -- (a tribute to the greatest generation) -- May 2013, "Rescued By That New Guy in Town" -- Oct. 2012, "The Overnighter's Secrets" -- May 2012. Co-authored two non-fiction books about librarianship (with a royalty publisher), a chapter in another book, and an article in a specialty encyclopedia. Plus several library-related articles and reviews. Also published some 120 poems, about 150 bylined newspaper articles, and some 100 bylined photos. Worked about 30 years in librarianship. Formerly newspaper editor and photo-journalist. Decorated veteran of U.S. Air Force (including a remote ‘tour’ of duty in the Arctic … at Thule AB in N.W. Greenland). Married; father of two; grandfather of six.

Size Definitely Matters

Excerpt from my novel, Size Matters By Jeff Salter Chapter 1 Saturday, early morning “What do you mean you were a foot tall?” asked my friend Vickilee, after I’d tearfully repeated what happened to me last night. “As in literally,” … Continue reading

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Drinking Hot or Cold

My Favorite Winter Beverages By Jeff Salter Gosh, this topic will be difficult to respond to unless I clarify a few things first. If it’s wintertime and I’ve been inside all day (and not ventured out into the cold weather), … Continue reading

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Different Year, Better Year

How I hope 2017 will improve over 2016 By Jeff Salter Writing Last year, I blogged every week, sprinted every week, and posted on Facebook and Twitter every single day. Two new fiction titles (numbers 13 and 14) were released … Continue reading

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New Years Past

Well, the ones I still remember… By Jeff Salter A few weeks ago (not having checked the topic calendar to realize we’d be discussing this now), I posted a few paragraphs about one of my most unusual New Years’ observances … Continue reading

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I Stole Lebanon TN

Well, Actually, I Just Removed It By Jeff Salter It’s nearing the year end, so I thought it fitting to highlight my two novels which released this year: The Duchess of Earl and Size Matters. Since both share the same … Continue reading

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New Series For Children

Welcome, Guest Hound Charles Salter By Jeff Salter Or, I should say “welcome BACK,” to my big brother, Charles A. Salter. He’s been my Guest Hound before, perhaps twice before, but he’s back today to share with us about the … Continue reading

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Strange Holiday, On Ice

My Arctic Christmas By Jeff Salter This week we’re blogging about holiday observances which were “totally new and unusual” and the one which stands out (to me) involves my winter during the long Arctic Night cycle at Thule Air Base, … Continue reading

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