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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

Have You Forgotten How To Read?

The other day I came across an article that caused me to stop in my tracks. The article challenged me on many levels but what appealed to me is that its author spoke of how the way we read has changed. Because of the steady stream of information that is thrown at us in today's [...]

By | 2018-02-20T22:31:57+00:00 February 20th, 2018|General Observations|0 Comments

Find A New Love or Two

Looking for a new series that will span the centuries? Then you need to read The Bridgewater Chronicles where a turn-of-the-century couple establishes a dynasty that endures 250 years. Follw the loves, lives, lies, and scandals of Cordelia and Kevin Newkirk and five generations of their offspring. Learn if the past can truly influence the [...]

By | 2017-10-28T20:56:29+00:00 October 28th, 2017|General Observations|0 Comments

Thank You Everyone

  I would like to extend my sincerest thanks to all of you who offered prayers and words of encouragement during the past two months.  For those who do not know, I sustained a mini-stroke or TIA in late July. While I was recovering I learned that I had developed atrial fibrilation (A-Fib). That explains [...]

By | 2017-09-21T22:20:47+00:00 September 21st, 2017|General Observations|6 Comments