Monthly Archives: September 2011

The End of Something – The Start of Something New?

I’ve spent the better part of this past year editing a three book, 887 page, YA dystopic fantasy novel. The author had approached me during NaNoWriMo 2010 and, since it was a paid gig, I dropped working on my manuscript … Continue reading

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How To Really Lose Weight Without Dieting – Week Five

Weight: 154 Down: NO A week with no guidance wasn’t the greatest thing. And having no clue what my second portion size should really be had me wandering off the path more often, though I was still very aware of … Continue reading

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Writing Class & Memoir

I had my first writing class this week and it was really very interesting and fun. And AMAZING to be in a room with writers and readers again. I didn’t realize how much I missed it until I was there, … Continue reading

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How to Really Lose Weight Without Dieting – Week Five

Weight: 153 Down: 0 This is just a brief update as I don’t start the next phase of the program until next week. I’ve gone to the lower portion, but I’m having a lot of trouble with it, which is … Continue reading

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Why Listening to Audio Books on Roadtrips is Awesome

The only audiobook I’ve owned up until a few weeks ago was Harry Potter Book 7, Deathly Hallows. I’ve listened to it 3-4 times already. My hometown is 3.5 hours from where I live now and instead of spending most … Continue reading

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How To Really Lose Weight Without Dieting – Week Three

Weight: 153 Down: stayed the same Waist Size: 32 3/14 Difference: 1 1/4 inch How have I done with each of the goals? 1) Portion Control: I’ve stuck true to cutting down my original serving to my Weeks 1-2 goal. … Continue reading

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Book Sleuth – Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Found via my boss, during our Labor Day reading discussion Published by Scribner My boss thought it was great, that he’d learned alot that he didn’t know about that time period and thought I might like it a lot. Any … Continue reading

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