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HuffPo Comedy and Advanced Reader Copies of Martinis & Motherhood

        My Contractor Satire piece is in the Huffington Post Comedy section – Likes and comments on HuffPo are welcome! Here’s a link  “A Letter to My Contractor (Please, Please Call Me Back)”   And, advanced reader

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TSL Thursday – Beyond Your Blog

As promised, another edition of “Throw Some Love Thursday!” Today I’d like to introduce you to Beyond Your Blog.  It’s run by Susan Maccarelli. Susan has posted a ton of links for places to submit your writing – from unpaid

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Throw Some Love Thursday

I’m happy to introduce a new feature to my blog, “Throw Some Love Thursday” where I’ll feature a blog I like and/or want to introduce to ya’ll.  I’ll do it every once in awhile – on a Thursday.  Feel free

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Why I Write For Free

Featured in the Huffington Post Media Section Dec 9, 2013 Back in October, essayist and cartoonist Tim Kreider wrote an entertaining opinion piece for the New York Times, Slaves of the Internet, Unite!  that admonished young writers to do the

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I’ll Do Anything To Get Scholarship Money!

Here’s my complete entry from round two of Blogger Idol.  It’s a fictional newspaper piece about a crime I committed.  Remember, it’s fiction people.  No need to alert the authorities. Neighbors on Cherry Tree Lane were surprised early Sunday morning

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Breaking the Fourth Wall of Parenting (or How to Eavesdrop on Your Teen)

When my daughter started high school this year I made a vow to not be one of those parents – the type who micromanage every detail of their child’s life while on a perpetual quest to get them into “the”

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WELCOME!

Hey Mateys!  Welcome aboard my new blog!* Frankly I’m not sure anyone wants to read my unedited narcissistic ramblings, but this website came with a built-in blog feature and now I’m stuck trying to fill this empty column. And, I

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