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Flash Fiction Rodeo Contest #2

Originally posted on Carrot Ranch Literary Community:
Little and Laugh By Geoff Le Pard My father was a man of many aphorisms, epithets, old saws and clichés. A know-all, really. But one quote he shared with us that not only…

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Flash Fiction Rodeo Contest #1

Originally posted on Carrot Ranch Literary Community:
When I Grow Up BY NORAH COLVIN Do you remember being asked this question as a child? Or contemplating it, even if you weren’t asked? Do you recall your childhood thoughts? I remember…

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December’s Guest Storyteller, Sherri Matthews

Originally posted on Sarah Potter Writes:
Sherri has been writing full-time since 2011.  Currently working on her memoir, Stranger in a White Dress, she has been published in a variety of national magazines and two anthologies.  Sherri raised her three,…

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Dreaming of a yellow teapot and awaking to publication day #urban fantasy

Originally posted on Sarah Potter Writes:
Still pinching myself to check that I’m awake, but somehow I’ve managed to achieve publication of my urban fantasy novel Desiccation. It is now available to buy in Kindle or Paperback format at Amazon. You may ask…

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Book Launch – Tales from the Garden – Fairy stories by Sally Cronin

Once upon a time, Sally Cronin, talented author and friend to many, wrote a fairy story inspired by the statues in her beautiful garden. It was so popular with her readers that other stories followed, and now she’s put them … Continue reading

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Sunday Lunch Invitation – Sherri Matthews and Michelle Clements James.

A guest post in which I share the story of ‘Crazy Grandma’ and the turkey that never was; a summer story just in time for Thanksgiving…thank you so much Sally Cronin for the invitation!

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Bonfire Night and A Drive in the Wilds of Wiltshire

Originally posted on A View From My Summerhouse:
 Remember, remember!  The fifth of November,  The Gunpowder treason and plot;  I know of no reason Why the Gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot! (English Folk Verse, c 1870) When we lived…

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Summer Spotlight: Sherri Matthews

Originally posted on Jill Weatherholt:
Greetings everyone from Jolly Old England! Thanks so much Jill for including me in your wonderful Blog Spotlight. I’ve really enjoyed learning more about old friends and making lovely new ones shining brightly beneath your…

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Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
Because you never know what the day may bring So Stay Safe – Not Sorry AUTHORS PROTECT YOUR WIP’s BLOGGERS PROTECT YOUR BLOGS (For WordPress Users) ADMIN TOOLS EXPORT EXPORT…

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For all you authors out there, Chris, the loveable story-reading Ape, is offering a fantastic opportunity. Don’t miss it!

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