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Keeper Shelf

February 23, 2017 by in category Reading tagged as , , ,

Every room in my house, including all the bathrooms and the basement, has books. My mother and three sisters have similar decorating tastes.  A family acquaintance once commented, rather snidely, that it was like we lived in a library.  We didn’t keep her around long because who wouldn’t want to live in a library? If you push […]

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How Mercy Street on PBS reminded me why I write romance by Jina Bacarr

February 11, 2017 by in category Jina’s Book Chat tagged as , , , , , , , , ,

It’s been a rough week. Make that year. A lot of stuff going on in my life that sometimes makes me crumble in a heap and ask myself why I keep going. But I do. Because I like I what I do. Writing. Some days I love it, other days . . . well, you […]

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My blue parasol, old hoop skirt and Civil War letters by Jina Bacarr

January 11, 2017 by in category Reading, Writing tagged as , , , , , , , , ,

  I have to ask a favor this month . . . This is going to be a short post. If any of you heard my Christmas promotion video with Joan Reeves (who is the most organized promoter, a fabulous author, and nicest lady), you’ll remember I had a bad cold. And it put me […]

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I’m a Bookaholic

December 20, 2016 by in category A Bit of Magic, Reading tagged as , , , ,

I am a confessed Bookaholic. For as long as I can remember I’ve cherished every opportunity to get lost within the pages of a good book. Nothing is sexier to me than the sound of cracking open the spine of a crusty hardback and nothing more enjoyable than being introduced to a character I never […]

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Civil War Letters: I’ll be reading letters from Love Me Forever at Lady Jane’s OC Salon by Jina Bacarr

December 11, 2016 by in category Jina’s Book Chat tagged as , , , , , , , , , , ,

When was the last time you wrote a letter? No, not email! Or text. Or a bunch of acronyms that no one can figure out without a dictionary. I mean, put pen to paper and wrote out the words, one by one. Hmm! I didn’t hear anything. You’re not alone. Unfortunately, the practice of letter […]

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How Kindle Scout set me off on the Road to Oz…I mean, Monterra by Jina Bacarr

June 11, 2016 by in category Jina’s Book Chat tagged as , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Have you ever slipped on a pair of shoes that fit perfectly? Soft, dreamy leather. Straps not too tight. Heels not too high. You don’t want to feel like you’re about to go over a cliff. I have. And get this, it’s a glass slipper.  When I entered my Civil War time travel romance, LOVE […]

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Cinderella’s Holiday Deal: My Kindle Scout Experience Part 6

November 11, 2015 by in category Blogs tagged as , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

You can read my previous posts about my experience with the Kindle Scout program by clicking on Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, and Part 5 And the Kindle Scout benefits just keep on coming… Cinderella is a smart shopper and she loves a deal. Especially from Amazon. Amazon loves to promote their […]

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