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5 Steps to Take After Experiencing Pet Loss

"Sometimes losing a pet is more painful than losing a human because in the case of the pet, you were not pretending to love it.” - Amy Sedaris Cooley After 11 years, I lost my German Shepherd last week. As you may know, my story The Shoebox Effect starts off with the...

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Friends, Familia and Facebook, Oh Mamma Mia!

Just How Much Has Social Media Affected Our Lives? "It's a small world after all."- The Sherman Brothers for Walt Disney " Frank, me, Tony and Sylvania Benita Springs, Florida 2018, August Social media has really done something special that couldn’t be done when I was...

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It’s the Little Things

"Great things are done by a series of small things brought together."Vincent Van Gogh The Simple Things in Life Part of my memoir writing journey has been about self-discovery and the healing process. The events that lead me to write The Shoebox Effect were big ones....

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What Type of Memoir Writer Are You?

“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.”  -Aristotle Recently, I wrote about 5 Memoirs You Must Read in 2019. While each one of these books means something important to me, I wanted to do a special blog post today. As a writer I know all about the hard work...

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