Category Archives: Mother

Celebrating Moms, Celebrating Women

This post by Gayle M. Irwin During my presentation and book reading last Saturday at the Natrona County Library, they sat next to young children or held babies in their arms. On the drive a few short hours later to … Continue reading

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No Old Fool or April Fool

This post by Gayle M. Irwin Today is April Fools’ Day, also known as All Fools’ Day, a time for playing pranks and practical jokes. Although it’s origin is unknown, according to the folks at Discovery News, various cultures have … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day! – Have a cupcake

Today we’re off to visit my mom for Mother’s Day. As of Friday neither her nor my sister had decided  what they wanted for dinner on their special day. But I can tell you what they’re getting for desert! We … Continue reading

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Squirrel Stew Anyone?

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction They say write what you know. I agree with that in some ways but I always believe it’s necessary to stretch your wings and try things that are new. In my second … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas 2013

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction It’s here.  Christmas Day, the day we have been planning for all year.  Gifts are open and it’s nearly time for Christmas Dinner.  Can’t you smell the spicy aroma of ham cooking … Continue reading

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It’s The Alligator’s Christmas

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction I’m looking out my window as I write and it’s a winter wonderland outside.  The sun is shining (even though it’s 13 degrees) and the trees are wearing their winter coats of … Continue reading

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Words and Worlds by Erin Farwell

  I started reading at such a young age that I don’t remember learning to do so. Ever since letters had meaning and formed into words that made sense, books have owned a place in my soul. Mysteries captured my … Continue reading

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The Best Birthday Ever

This post by L.Leander What does your birthday mean to you? Is it a special day or just a normal day? Do you like lots of presents, cards and cake or do you prefer to keep it low-key? Each of … Continue reading

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Life with Tractors

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction The year I turned thirteen we moved to a farm. Granted, it was only a hobby farm, but it was forty acres with a stream that meandered through graceful hardwoods where wildflowers … Continue reading

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Why? Because I said so – By Sherry Hartzler

This morning, I want to pay tribute to my mother. This photograph of my mother often haunts me, because I have failed in my lifetime to truly appreciate a woman who I have totally taken for granted all my life. … Continue reading

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