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Archive for October 2009

Commercial Breaks and CatchUp

Are you in a book club?  So am I, and this week I wrote about mine for the Reading Group Guides blog.  You can read my entry right here.  Enjoy.  If you’re in a book club, I’d love to know what you’re reading this month, so please leave a comment if you’d like to share. …

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What Makes Emilie Happy, and the Giveaway Winners who are Happy, too.

For the past six months I’ve had the distinct pleasure of blogging about happiness, and more important, reading your comments on my “happiness” blogs.  Next week I’ll share with you the unscientific survey that my assistant Marna and I did of your wonderful and evocative contributions.  We saw patterns, but that was no surprise. Looking…

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Haunting Mysteries: The Fascinating Career of Casey Daniels

In plenty of time for the spookiest holiday of the year, Casey Daniels, whose Pepper Martin mysteries are a must read for anyone who loves paranormal mysteries, is visiting Southern Exposure today.    I first met Casey when I was part of a writer’s group in Cleveland, Ohio.  We’ve stayed friends through the years and are still brainstorming buddies.  This time of…

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Recipes–or what do books and bread have in common?

It’s been quiet at Southern Exposure. I arrived home from Europe all set to do the final read through and editing of Fortunate Harbor, next summer’s Mira and the sequel to Happiness Key, which is at your bookstore now.  Since my husband went on to Greece, I had a quiet house, and nothing on my…

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