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Take a Hike


Friday, August 17, 2018

I love walking and I do that regularly, but when I have tried going to the next level of hiking, I have not done so well. It turns out; I am not the only one. “I was in such a rut of working, cooking, eating, talking, sleeping and working,” says Katherine, age 55, “I wanted ...

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Give Yourself a Writer’s Gift: Apply For A Writing Residency


Thursday, August 16, 2018

Each Wurlitzer Foundation fellow in Taos, New Mexico receives his or her own private casita, which provided me with the opportunity to retreat to complete one book and begin another.  There are many different kinds of artistic residencies -- the arts, music, performance -- you just need to know where to look for offerings in ...

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Outer Space Camp for Adults

Take a Vacation: Experience Outer Space Camp for Adults


Thursday, July 12, 2018

Outer Space Camp for Adults. Exciting words, full of possibilities. I read that 35% of American workers with paid vacation time do not take it. That made me sad. Vacation time is the opportunity to experience something new and wonderful, like outer space camp, along with the possibility of becoming an astronaut. Growing up, I ...

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How To Connect With The Perfect Literary Agent and Publisher


Tuesday, July 3, 2018

The query letter is the way to connect projects with agents, publications, and publishers, with the payoff of positive results. Without sending a query, you cannot receive a “No, thank you” or a “Yes, I will gladly review your work.” It is a one-page letter encouraging publishers, agents, and editors to read and consider your fiction ...

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CrimeCONN 2018


Friday, June 15, 2018

Love a good mystery? Writing a great mystery? Reading a fantastic mystery? Come join me, and loads of other writers I’m sure you know, on June 23, 2018 at the Ferguson Library, Downtown Stamford, CT.*: CrimeCONN 2018  Keeping It Real:Information, Entertainment and Inspiration From Deep Inside The Mystery World  Saturday, June 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Main ...

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Where Everyone Has a Story to Tell


Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Previously Published and Photos Provided By http://thethreetomatoes.com Celebrating its 45th year and named one of the Top 100 Events in North America, I was unaware it existed until I had a great job in Denali National Park, Alaska regaling guests with stories about actual women in the Gold Rush, the Conservation Movement, and Athabaskan story telling ...

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