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Book Review–Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan

Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan My rating: 5 of 5 stars Another wonderfully written novel by Ian McEwan. I had the pleasure of meeting McEwan about a week after I started reading it. He talked about how he came up … Continue reading

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Book Review: My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult

My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult My rating: 3 of 5 stars I really liked the idea of this story. Anna, a thirteen year old girl conceived to be a genetic match to her sister Kate who suffers from a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Atonement by Ian McEwan

Atonement by Ian McEwan My rating: 5 of 5 stars I loved this book! I may be a little biased because I saw the movie first and loved the movie but I don’t think that is the case. The story … Continue reading

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5 Great Reasons to Attend a Writers Conference

It’s been awhile since my last post. In March, I had a sinus infection and was given an antibiotic that I had a really bad reaction to. I have been off the medicine since March 16th, but have still been … Continue reading

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Vibram FiveFingers–Bikala LS

I meant to post this last week, but I was focused on my novel. I got a lot of writing done and spent very little time on the computer. The good news is I’m that much closer to finishing my … Continue reading

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Finding just the right running shoe: Part 1

I love shoes (what woman doesn’t?)! And while I think heels are pretty, my favorite shoes are my athletic shoes. Naturally, I was overjoyed this last month when I was able to get two new pairs of shoes. The first … Continue reading

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I’m halfway there… so why is it so difficult?

I’ve always loved getting to the halfway point. You’re almost done, it’s easier to finish because usually you’ve gotten past all the hard stuff. It’s like when I hike up the mountains where I live. The first half is all … Continue reading

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