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Recent Discovery Leads to More Books

Cleaning files can be rewarding. But the work involved can be daunting. Especially after you've changed residences. Six years ago I officially retired from my day job. We picked up stakes and moved south. Upon arrival there was the usual chaos and everything was stowed away for the time being. That was before I wrote [...]

By | 2019-02-02T23:30:05+00:00 February 2nd, 2019|General Observations|0 Comments

Call Me Freddie

As we leave 2018 behind us and prepare to leave welcome 2019, I want to share with you a short story written Father Patrick O'Doherty, Pastor of Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ocala, FL. This is my parish and I look forward every week to hearing Father O'Doherty bring the Gospel alive. This story is [...]

By | 2018-12-31T18:51:52+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Father O'Doherty, General Observations|0 Comments

Hourly History – Free Ebooks

Interested in history or biography? Don't have a lot of time to read? Feel overwhelmed by what could be a long and arduous read with lots of dry facts thrown in? Then join me in reading the Hourly History series of books.   www.hourlyhistory.com/free-history-books/ When you sign up with them, you'll receive 3-5 ebook choices [...]

By | 2018-07-20T15:17:58+00:00 July 20th, 2018|General Observations|0 Comments

Welcome July – Month of Many Faces

Hello Readers and Friends - Welcome to July 2018. In addition to being the seventh month of the year July holds many distinctions. Below is a list of causes and interests associated with the month of July:   While we're all stuffing ourselves with hot dogs, ice cream, and blueberries as we read our Farmer's Almanac [...]

By | 2018-06-30T18:33:18+00:00 June 30th, 2018|General Observations|2 Comments

You Should Be Reading May 2018

I hope you had the chance to join us for our monthly l-i-v-e event on Facebook in April. Last month's readings were from my Valley Memories book and we had lots of fun. I also read a poem by author Sammy James, a talented young woman from California who is a member of my Facebook [...]

By | 2018-05-06T15:12:17+00:00 May 6th, 2018|General Observations|0 Comments

Changing Things Up – Life Changes

As I come into the final stretch of my life I find that there isn't enough time to do all the things I still want to do. With my 70th birthday literally around the corner, I need to sit back and re-evaluate my priorities. The time for changing things is coming: my health is changing as [...]

By | 2018-04-30T02:38:37+00:00 April 27th, 2018|General Observations|1 Comment

Live Facebook Video Reading

I will be broadcasting L-I-V-E on Facebook the evening of April 25. Time of broadcast is 9:00 P.M. Eastern Daylight Savings Time. (Please adjust start time for the time zone in which you live.) This month I will be reading from my book VALLEY MEMORIES. Also I'll be providing an update on my newest work [...]

By | 2018-04-13T17:02:02+00:00 April 13th, 2018|General Observations|0 Comments