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Interview with Kathryn Brettell, Author of, “The Olive Picker”

I recently had the pleasure to read one the most amazing and heart-wrenching memoirs I’ve ever read.  The author, Kathryn Brettell, gracefully agreed to an interview.  If you haven’t read The Olive Picker yet, I highly recommend it. The book already has

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Posted in Author Interview, Book Review, Kathryn Brettell, Living, Non-Fiction, Survival, The Olive Picker

Writer Interrupted

“Turn the music down, Darling.  It’s difficult to concentrate.” Desmond strolled…no…sauntered… Sauntered, yes. Desmond sauntered into the pub Searching for Belinda She’s all right, she’s all right…cocaine.   “Please, Darling?  Keep the music down?” Searching for Belinda. She was angry,

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Posted in Fiction, Humor, Writing, Writing Process

The Squeaky Wheel

Hell’s bells and billy-goat balls. I felt like I stepped on a landmine. Look at all the pretty pieces of my life blown into the stratosphere, raining down like useless specks of glitter.

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Posted in Author, Living, Reaching Out, Writing