Category Archives: helping others

GW2+H=Fun 4 T

Not algebra, just the famous people who would equal fun for me. The prompt this week on 4F,1H is the idea that we are stuck in a mini-van for a very long trip, not doing the driving ourselves. What three … Continue reading

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Advice For Submitting Short Stories and Articles

On this, a Free Week here at 4F,1H, I thought I’d expound on a question that was asked of me last week about having articles and short stories published. Poets could also benefit from a few of the easy ‘helps’ … Continue reading

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Bases Covered, More or Less

We have been asked to talk about when we were children and the ‘dream jobs’ hoped to get when we grew up. When I was very, very young, all I wanted to be was a wife and mother. Santa brought … Continue reading

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The Element of Surprise

This week we are asked if we have ever taken part in a holiday celebration that was totally new to us and my answer is, “Gee, no”. I know people from all over the world. I have people that I … Continue reading

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Guest: Author Carole Nelson Douglas

I finally got up my nerve to ask author Carole Nelson Douglas to be a guest here with us and she immediately said yes! If you are unfamiliar with her works, Carole writes mysteries, thrillers, romances, fantasy and scifi…she’s one … Continue reading

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Spring to Easter

The topics this week are about getting out of the house since it is Spring, or to talk about Easter. Since this will be posting on Good Friday, I will go for both. I am generally not an outdoorsy person … Continue reading

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Mercy

I’m going to get a little serious this week, on our free week, I’d like to talk about mercy. When a new cat entered our lives a few years ago, I asked my husband to name her. He had insisted … Continue reading

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