Part Two of the Collaboration Cha-cha with McMan and West

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The Blog Mistress chimes in.  Again…. The results are in. Friday  Jan.10th 2014  Results: Ann’s number is:  10  (the winner is Elizabeth Sims) Salem’s number is:  1 (the winner is Mary Anne Frett) (believe it or not, these were from random.org) … Continued

Friends are Family with Festivity

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Here we are at the end of December already. Looking back I realize it’s been almost a month since my last blog. I had every intention of writing a long melodramatic saga about my trip to North Carolina… and my … Continued

Inevitable re-entry

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Golden Crown Literary Society 9th Annual Convention, Dallas, Texas 2013 YES. It really has taken a week to recover my empty tank and I still needed a nap. 230+ women celebrating books AND chocolate chip cookies!! What’s not to love? … Continued

A Long Days Journey

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The Author Barrett is gleefully back on the prairie after 12 days on the road. It’s hot, dry, and breezy–but comfortable  inside–PLUS it’s not moving. Sunday the 10th, I set out for Minneapolis with my car loaded with snacks and entertainment. … Continued

Excitement in the air

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Things are hopping around the Manse this week.(not that you could guess by the picture) Washing machines, vacuuming, suitcases being shuffled, and the requisite visit from the plumber-because-the cooler-ain’t coolin’. All this in preparation for a road trip to the Midwest. … Continued

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