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The best gift you can give is “relative” to writing.

By Jim Kepler Wondering how to stand out from the crowd at gift-giving time? Whether you’ve just started writing or are a seasoned pro, you can create a truly unique gift of memories. Write your family history. It doesn’t have … Continue reading

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Last Will and Testament of Paul Newman

By Una Tiers, author of Judge vs Nuts   Paul Newman is one of my favorite actors and after he died, I found his will online.  Please understand that by day I sue people and at night I solve murders … Continue reading

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Keeping Creative – A Flare for Lighting is a Flair for Writing.

Submitted by Joe Massingham The creative urge is a strange and many-headed will o’ the wisp pursued beast, Sometimes our mind will only produce doom and gloom ideas, sometimes super sunny sketches, shapes or silhouettes. We have no control over … Continue reading

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Happy 2012 – Live it UP with your hands in the air.

Roller coasters are one of those places where raising your hands in the air takes confidence. The ride is full of twists and turns and fast-moving downward spirals. Loosening your grip on the upturn is easy. It’s the ride from … Continue reading

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Bolos ties in to horror. “Fiend” is the manifestation.

“Nothing much happens in the sleepy resort town of Larkin, Wisconsin. Until Adam, the town’s sheriff, begins having the same nightmare over and over. Is it a sign of things to come or is Adam just going insane?When Adam is … Continue reading

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Substitute “damn” every time you’re inclined to write “very;” your editor will delete it & the writing will be just as it should be. – Twain

Mark Twain had a good point adding “damn” to delete unnecessary words. He was born during a visit by Halley’s Comet, and predicted he would “go out with it” as well. He died the day following the comet’s subsequent return. … Continue reading

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“Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.” – Schweitzer

Appreciation… Albert Schweitzer At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us. Ever have … Continue reading

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