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Virtually Awesome Gifting

The family who games together stays together.  In fact, that reminds me, I forgot about sharing some recent work I commissioned from a few artists I follow.  It’s even on topic because I paid for it with virtual currency.  So, … Continue reading

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Sticks, Stones, Broken Bones, and Words You Can’t Take Back

The screaming matches between my sister and I were infamous with cousins that ever paid witness.  When she was old enough, she was in charge and babysat my brother and I often while our mother worked. She wasn’t my mother, … Continue reading

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G is for Grandmother (Maternal)

I never met my maternal grandmother.  In fact, even my mother barely met her before she died.  My grandfather (also never met) remarried and the grandmother I knew ended up with so many daughters its like naming the seven dwarves … Continue reading

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The Walled Garden

Thanks to my son’s nanowrimo workbook (I’m helping him through it), I’m thinking about setting more.  A few of my earlier stories contain settings filled with character, done on purpose.  Until recently, I simply didn’t think about trying the opposite:  … Continue reading

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The Lost Binder

I mentioned this treasured item (by both my sister and I) in at least one post prior.  I find myself thinking of it again and felt it deserved its own entry.  My mother wrote short stories in my early childhood.  … Continue reading

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The Letterbox Project

Thanks to A Homeschool Mom Blog, I just took on a new fiction project and it involves my super-excited son.  We consider it part of our homeschooling project (Caput Draconis Homeschool).  I think this will prove, not only great fun, … Continue reading

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Spider Webs

Something new for you this “Memory Monday.”  I’m trying to gather stories from my family.  I already have a few, with permission to use them.  This particular story comes by way of my maternal aunt, Miriam Wilson (maiden name: Dill).  … Continue reading

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