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My much older sister was diagnosed with younger-onset Alzheimer’s at the age of 57. Symptoms started with what she referred to as “losing words” and progressed to the inability to make the correct change when buying small items at the … Continue reading
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Today’s post is not the usual Friday Favorites post. Instead it is part of a book launch which is near and dear to my heart. Women’s Memoirs hosted seasonal writing contests–Spring, Summer, Autumn, and Winter–and…
As writers, we know that what we are dealing with in our lives will somehow show up in our writing. Sometimes this means our relationships inform our characters’ relationships, our struggles shape our characters’ struggles, or our issues become our … Continue reading
2013 was an interesting and full year. I did some things right. I did some things wrong. I learned a lot. At mid-year, during the first day of a year-long workshop in which I’m participating, all the participants were asked … Continue reading
Lesson #11: Don’t try to squeeze in too much, but enjoy the sites (sights) while you can. Time to head back to Rome to fly back home. But our flight didn’t leave until late in the day, so we had … Continue reading