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Aspirations and Resolutions

This is the time of year when many people review their aspirations and make resolutions for achieving them. I am one of those people. This year, I looked back at journals that covered fifty-plus years of my life and saw … Continue reading

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Relentless Writer Friend Publishes Novel

I’ve written about my relentless friend, Bonnie (pen name B.J. Myrick) before. Those articles have centered on how she prodded me to write. This week, Bonnie did something amazing. She published Angel of Mercy, a mystery novel completed in 2003 … Continue reading

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A Writer’s Roots: Part 2

“Most of the basic material a writer works with is acquired before the age of fifteen.” – Willa Cather Is Willa Cather right? As I look back on my¬†childhood experiences, I find that most of my fictional themes were born … Continue reading

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Welcome to Seasoned Aspirer

I first called myself a Seasoned Aspirer in the mid-1980s in a bookstore in Boulder, Colorado. According to a posted notice, a new writer’s group was being formed for seasoned and aspiring writers. I told a friend that it was … Continue reading

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