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What’s In My Head May Not Be In Your Head. By Ripley Proserpina

Book covers. I rarely buy a book based on the book cover. I don’t expect the model on the front to match the characters in the story. My own book covers resemble my characters only broadly; they’re not dead ringers. … Continue reading

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When Love is Mysterious

When love is mysterious there’s an additional appeal.   There are loads of heroes who fit the mysterious bill.  Let’s go over some categories. Outcasts/expatriots who are trying to lay low/Bad boy businessmen who are unconventional: I think most people will agree … Continue reading

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Writing and Romance

There’s a chill in the air that makes it even more compelling to want to snuggle up by the fire and watch a good movie or get lost in a good book. There’s something in us that likes to cuddle … Continue reading

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Gratitude (and a Gift for You)

by C. Margery Kempe I am thankful to find myself far from the frenzied life that is holiday season in the States. When I hear of people pepper-spraying one another and even shooting at fellow shoppers in line to fight for … Continue reading

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Holiday & Halloween Movies by Jennifer Iszkiewicz

Holiday movies, you’ve got to love them, right?  Whether you’re singing along with Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye in “White Christmas,” cringing as Steve Martin wipes his face with John Candy’s underpants in “Planes, Trains and Automobiles” or marveling at … Continue reading

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