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Looking for New Authors to Spotlight

Dear fellow writers: I need you! As I write this, I think about the WWI posters featuring Uncle Sam pointing a finger. I need you! Well...I need you if you write a certain genre. legendsofgreenisle.com is branching out and adding a new feature - An Author Spotlight page for those who write YA/Adult: Fantasy, Epic… Continue reading Looking for New Authors to Spotlight

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Dear World…

Dear World...what has become of us? Who do we claim to be? Are we compassionate, tolerant Or do we chose the word war with too much ease? Dear World...where is love? Who are our brothers and sisters, Lovers and friends? It seems world... That we recognize none, tolerate none, love none. Dear World... Agony arises … Continue reading Dear World…

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Some days are better than others….

Its been awhile since I've written on my blog. I think life was getting in the way of being able to divest time in 'free' writing. I'm sure you are probably asking what I mean by that. When you are a graduate student, there is never time to write freely. Your computer is only allowed… Continue reading Some days are better than others….

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Sneak Peak at Book Two “The Mirror Sliver”

Saturday, a great day to get caught up on things, like some leaf raking, trashing burning and general clean up around the house.  {Sigh} But not this day, its raining cats and dogs.  So homework, it must be for me today and of course, my favorite project at the moment, Book Two of Legends of… Continue reading Sneak Peak at Book Two “The Mirror Sliver”

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Sci Fi Short Story – Different take on “The Last Man on Earth.”

I took out an old story from one of my writing groups.  We had to use the last man on Earth prompt.  I added some things and took away some things from my original version, and created a little something different.  Hope you enjoy! It was the last night for the last man on Earth, and… Continue reading Sci Fi Short Story – Different take on “The Last Man on Earth.”

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Simmering Under the Ashes: A meeting with Eva Friedlander – Holocaust Survivor

Dr. Starostina's Special Topics Class "The Third Reich."   Eva Friedlander and Dr. Starostina During this semester, my advisor, the lovely Dr. Starostina, is teaching a special topics class on NAZI Germany and the Third Reich.  Part of our discussions have centered around the victims of Hitler's plan to create a master race, by eliminating those he felt… Continue reading Simmering Under the Ashes: A meeting with Eva Friedlander – Holocaust Survivor

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Somewhere in between Self Pity and Happiness

I am a writer.  I write fantasy, sci-fi and horror.  The Poetry Muse did not start speaking to me until about a couple of years ago when my ex-fiance left and the most wonderful man in the world entered my life.  It was at this time, that my emotions wanted to speak, but not in story… Continue reading Somewhere in between Self Pity and Happiness

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The Large Blue Tub – Part One.

When Mom and Dad brought my grandmother's cedar chest from Texas to Georgia, it sat in my dining room for about a week before I looked at the things which it sheltered.  My daughter briefly went through the contents the day it arrived, but I did not have time to.  She was the one to… Continue reading The Large Blue Tub – Part One.