Category Archives: Weekly Brief

Wkly Brief – It’s May in Bryant Park

For Carly Blake, its spring in NYC and she’s at Bryant Park getting some bad news from her beau. Looks like she’s might be going to Ireland alone. Bummer. Despite her set-backs, Carly should be flying to Ireland by the … Continue reading

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Wkly Brief – A Mite Bit of Trouble

Several years ago, my husband and I moved to a new home. Over the months as we settled our furniture and explored our surroundings, we uncovered garden after garden, rich with lilies, hydrangea, yucca, and a personal favorite, ligularia dentata … Continue reading

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Wkly Brief – Twitter Authors 05-2015

Congratulations to New Hampshire author, Carl Howe Hansen on the release of Destiny, which combines sailing, romance, and sibling rivalry into a global intrigue novel.  This month, in addition to reading Destiny, I have selected The In-Between Hour by Twitter follower Barbara Claypole White.  … Continue reading

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Wkly Brief – Gratitude Grappling Hooks

Fifteen Minutes, I said to my husband. We’re at the dinner table, and I’m pushing my food around in circles. I’ll write for fifteen minutes. He says, It’ll be easier tonight. I won’t be home to distract you.  He scoops … Continue reading

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Wkly Brief – Book Review: Overcoming OCD: A Journey to Recovery

It takes courage for a parent to tell the story of her adult child’s struggle with mental illness and his confusing, heart-rending path to recovery. In Overcoming OCD: A Journey to Recovery, Janet Singer shares her son’s battle with Obsessive-Compulsive … Continue reading

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