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The Turbo Pop

We stumbled, as I said, out of the Las Vegas airport at 2 am. We climbed the steps of a shuttle which took us to the rental car center. At the Enterprise garage, the night shift agent sat on customer chairs, reading Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson.  “That’s a great book,” I said.  I think […]

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California, to me, has always been a tall, crooked shape on the map with two states balanced on its head, several more states poking into its ribs, and the Pacific Ocean on its back. THEN we drove through it. We stumbled off the plane in Las Vegas at 2am, a bit bleary, got our car […]

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Tuesday Tips—When the Blog Writer Needs Ideas

I hope Tuesday Tips isn’t misleading, because I need some help from you this time. You might know my affection for surveys, but let me explain the back story. I was looking through a writer’s magazine when I saw the West Coast Christian Writer’s Conference. I haven’t been to a writer’s conference for a long […]

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Valentine’s Victories and Vagaries

Marnell had just gotten home and I had just popped two individual heart-shaped cauliflower pizza crusts into the oven. Since we are going to be gone over Valentine’s Day, I thought a little Valentine’s themed cooking might be nice this week. The doorbell rings. Of course. It’s Jen. Of course. “I have a Valentine for […]

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