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The Writer's LIfe: judging and revising and young authors

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  3. Wednesday, 25 July 2018
I spent some time last week judging 4-H writing projects. As usual, I marveled at how good the entries were ... many of them much better than I was at the same age. It's great to know there are still young writers and readers out there. It's also great to know my own childhood writing has disappeare...

I tackle poetry ... and get slammed

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  3. Tuesday, 19 June 2018
SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK My wife is taking a poetry class this year, so I, being a writer, decided to take a crack at writing poetry myself. Why didn’t someone stop me? Thank goodness I’m better at prose. Thank goodness Emily is better at poetry, or she’d be scoring a big fat goose egg, which rhymes wi...

You can't get blood from a turnip, but they got a whole bag full from me

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  3.   Non-fiction
  4. Tuesday, 08 May 2018
My oldest daughter approached me with a simple request: Her twins were being asked to bring someone to their school to donate blood. You want to do something for your grandkids. After all, they're your ... wait for it ...Blood relatives.There was a short period of time, a few nanoseconds, in which m...

Tornado Season--Twisted Twisters, or: Breaking Winds

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  3. Thursday, 26 April 2018
Some say the best advice you can give people when it comes to tornadoes is to keep your insurance paid up and update your will.I prefer to be a little more optimistic. Still, my advice is just as simple and straightforward: At the beginning of March, dig a big hole in your back yard, then get into i...

A writing excerpt, more Scouts, and the best Becky

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  3.   Fiction
  4. Sunday, 22 April 2018
So, we paid a little money to promote The No-Campfire Girls on the Fussy Librarian newsletter, which resulted in a few sales. Then I doubled down by letting social media have it with both barrels. I sent out a newsletter, then put up two different posts on multiple social media platforms, including ...

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