Category Archives: marketplace

Sushi in Two Bites? Don’t Judge Me, Stephen

Not long ago, while sharing some sushi rolls with my eldest daughter, I sliced one in half and consumed the bite. “You can’t do that,” said the Daughter. “Sure I can, ” says I. “Mom…you’re already not using chopsticks, how … Continue reading

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Always Infinity: Does That Mean It Will Suck Forever?

As my teaching year swirls to a close, a long-forgotten voice reminds me that I have in fact recently published my second novel, The Offshore Triumphs of Karla Jean, a fun, adventuresome companion book joining The Edge of the Grace … Continue reading

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In the Company of Walt, Beatrix and Benjamin and…You? Join Us for Session Four: The Top Dozen Ways to Publish Your Work

Hello, friends! It is hard to believe that we have completed three of four sessions in our Creative Writing Workshops. They have been fun, informative and effective. Please come and join us for Session Four: The Top Dozen Ways to … Continue reading

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In the Company of Walt, Beatrix and Benjamin and…You?

Imagine a world with no Leaves of Grass. Or The Adventures of Peter Rabbit. Or Poor Richard’s Almanack. Or imagine further, that after you wrote that first draft, of the first attempt, of your first real writing adventure…imagine there was … Continue reading

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Annoucements and Upcoming Events

Announcements: Do you have an organization and need a speaker? How about some hot topics? Would you like to know what Karla’s offshore world really looked like? How about a PowerPoint presentation to find out? Or would you like to … Continue reading

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Give An Inventor a Shove Day

I log on to the computer and look at more sad news coming from conflicts across the world. And my simple mind comes to the conclusion that what this world needs is a brand-new invention. Something life-altering like railroads, electrification, … Continue reading

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Almost Famous…Well, Actually, Not Even Almost

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