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Weekly Review #19

Don’t check your calendar, it’s Saturday.  Again.  Another week has rolled around and slipped away.  We have been at war all week with the meter high weeds growing in yet to be landscaped clay slate of our back yard.  It’s … Continue reading

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Weekly Review #18

Another week has come and gone.  Not much else was completed besides my work here on the blog.    I blame it on the sun, it used to set nice and early in the evening and rise late.  My kids … Continue reading

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Weekly Review #17

At last, the end of the week.  By far, this has been the most exciting week on the blog since I started, thanks to being featured on Freshly Pressed.  A terrific thank you again goes to WordPress editor Joy who … Continue reading

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Weekly Review #16

Another week has come and gone, with the coming of Spring there are dozens more projects that need to be worked on around the house and never enough time to do any of them.  Progress is still slow on the … Continue reading

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Weekly Review #15

Week #15 came and went here in writing land.  Progress on the manuscript is still slow but I’ve come to accept that this the kind of project that refuses to be rushed.  I’ve been reading Stephen King’s “On Writing, A … Continue reading

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100th Post!

Instead of the standard Wednesday language usage lesson we are going to celebrate instead.  I didn’t think anyone would mind TOO much.  My Literary Quest has reached a major milestone – the 100th post! As per tradition here are the … Continue reading

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Weekly Review #14

I was very happy this week to be able to look at Mr. Manuscript with an objective eye and dig in with some much needed clarification and revision.  I don’t know what I would do without the constructive feedback from … Continue reading

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Fun Friday: Spoonerisms

The Reverend William Archibald Spooner (1844–1930), warden of New College, Oxford was notoriously prone to the tendency of switching the first syllables of words.  Although it is debated which “spoonerisms” were actually his and which were those of his colleagues … Continue reading

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Weekly Review #13

This week has been a productive week here on the blog and in writing land.  I’m very happy for the coming of spring and all the sunshine.  My tiny garden is starting to sprout some early lettuces and with luck … Continue reading

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You Know You’re a Mom When. . .

Friday is fun day here on the blog.  With the coming of Mother’s Day I’ve decided to celebrate by creating a top ten list celebrating the joys that come with motherhood.  Yes, these are from personal experience.  I’m sure by … Continue reading

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