Author Archives: marymarvella

Road Trip to Orlando, Fla!

What can be better than 4 women in a van? 4 writers in a van on the way to a national romance writers conference! Years back I roomed with Melba Moon (Author M J Flournoy), a dear friend, and Nanci … Continue reading

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Of Flowers, Turtles and Friends

I love this photo because I adore flowers and because a dear friend insisted on helping me prop it up in the rain for a good photo.The big deal abut that is that a light sprinkle became real rain while … Continue reading

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Welcome Marie Higgins and Her Heroic Rogue Series!

RE-INTRODUCING… Heroic Rogue Series Have you ever read a story and realized that something was off? Well, I have. A series of my stories, in fact. This is my personal favorite series, my favorite twists and turns, and my favorite … Continue reading

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A First I’d Prefer To Forget!

One week ago I had a first I’d just as soon forget! For as long as I can remember I have been proud to announce that I still have my original organs. I see doctors only when I must to … Continue reading

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Sha Renee Giveaway

Check out this exciting book and giveaway!   A sexy Navy pilot. A beautiful Navy instructor. A relationship prohibited by military regulations. Will they end their sizzling romance to protect their careers or keep it a secret… and pray no … Continue reading

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WHAT DO YOU WATCH ON TELEVISION & To Drink Vinegar or Not To Drink It?

For My Health  What do you do for your health these days? I have been drinking turmeric tea and forcing down apple cider vinegar and water. (It doesn’t really taste like pickle juice!)   Both are supposed to be good … Continue reading

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All Hail the Peanut…Nature’s Most Nearly Perfect Food

al All Hail the Peanut…Nature’s Most Nearly Perfect Food Toni V. Sweeney I love peanuts! No two ways about it—roasted, parched, boiled, in salads, in soups, in candy—you name it, I probably like it. Is there another food, other than … Continue reading

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Motel Hell, What Would You Do?

M.J. Flournoy (Melba Moon) and I attend a lot of workshops together. For one such workshop there were no reasonably priced rooms near the workshop venue. I went on Priceline to find a room. When I found a good price … Continue reading

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The Cowboy, an American Original

Cowboys…gotta love ‘em! Toni V. Sweeney He’s an icon…a symbol of America’s Old West…a representation of all that’s wild and free but adhering to a brand of justice as well as a creed all his own.  Representative of the United … Continue reading

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Favorites Foods, Movies, Books, and Cars

My favorite kid book was The Box Car Children. Favorite movies— Hmmm I still watch Sweet Home Alabama and almost anything with Reese Witherspoon. I LOVE Fords and vintage Mustangs. I am a chocoholic, but I can eat my wright … Continue reading

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