Category Archives: blogging

Guest: Author Diane Farr

I am pleased to welcome author Diane Farr. Diane and I met through a mutual writer friend on Facebook, who was also a guest of mine here. Welcome, Diane! Thank you, Tonette. I shall try not to embarrass myself. While … Continue reading

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Guest Writer/Editor Barb Goffman

Today my guest is writer-editor Barb Goffman. Barb and I met online and I was thrilled to be able to meet her in person this past summer, although the visit was not long enough. Barb is a multi-award winning mystery … Continue reading

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Gain Some, Lose Some

I hope the beginning of 2017 has been great so far for everyone reading this! This week we are anticipating how 2017 will differ from 2016 for each of us. Someone posted his on Facebook and I agree, but I … Continue reading

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Guest:Author Toni LoTempio

This week I am very happy to have as my guest Toni LoTempio. Toni visited us a while ago when she did a guest interview with her blogging cat, Rocco.   I met them online when I was looking for … Continue reading

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Guest: Author Suz DeMello/Sue Swift

Special guest, author Suz de Mello   You’ve heard the funny phase, “related by rumor”? It actually happened to me with Suz. I told the story here some time ago without using her name, but if you remember the story, … Continue reading

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A Movie For Christmas, If You Are Free on Free Week

Here it is, another ‘free’ week on 4F,1H and I have been anything but free. It’s one week before Christmas and around here, that is pretty much crunch time. I had an idea for this week on Monday, wrote a … Continue reading

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NaNo? No, No

The question of the week is: Did we engage in the National Novel Writing Month, (usually called “NaNo” or “NaNoWriMo”), which is a 50,000 word novel-writing challenge. Um…no… ARE YOU KIDDING? My first thought is, “Who the heck thought that … Continue reading

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