Author Archives: marymarvella

Those Bad Dreams of Being Naked in Public

The flowers have nothing to do with the article. They belong to a neighbor! During my teaching days I seldom feared being caught with nothing to teach. I think the dreams of being in my pajamas in front of the … Continue reading

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Purple Irises & My First Crock-Pot

While working on editing projects and webinars I have been loving my new Crock Pot! So far I haven’t used a recipe, but I have cooked some tasty and easy to heat meals! The photo is of a pork roast … Continue reading

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Back To Teaching for a Day!

Do I have your attention? This has nothing to do with my blog, but…. Saturday I gave a workshop for the Southern Magic Romance Writers in Birmingham, Alabama.  Most of me was excited! Part of me feared the PowerPoint presentation … Continue reading

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I Do Love Irises!

These bulbs came from Mama’s house 16 years ago. I do hope the neighborhood deer didn’t steal the other blooms. I spotted a few buds waiting to bloom! We shall see! There should be purple irises and yellow ones this … Continue reading

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Back to Olden Times?

Does anyone remember toting water from a well or from a spring or creek?  Maybe you aren’t old enough to remember life in the country, but I know folks who have gone back to that kind of life, even in … Continue reading

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Diving into the Deep End of the Webinar Pool!

Last week I dove into the deep end of the webinar pool.After watching webinars on selling, business building, and giving webinars, I  tried my own.  I created the event and sent emails to people I thought might want help with … Continue reading

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9 Delightful Love Stories for Valentine’s Day

Life keeps us busy! Planning a webinar takes time. Selling that webinar takes time! Selling our books takes time.Tutoring and editing keep me from having time for much mischief. Cleaning is not happening! I have no time to read novels … Continue reading

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My New Project, Editing Webinars

I’m up to my neck in plans for a webinar! Check it out!

The letter I’m sending out,

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Glass Panes Take a Dive

Good Freezing Monday evening! How much colder can one missing windowpane make a house? Well, when the temps drop to below 20 degrees, a lot colder! Saturday evening I noticed the furnace and the space heater I often use instead … Continue reading

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A New Year Means Finishing Projects and Starting New Ones.

Before 2017 birthed itself, I made a list of projects I needed to finish and some I needed to start. The long list was of writing projects. A short list included a FEW things I could do to help lose … Continue reading

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