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Land of 10,000 lakes

Part of what pried me away from my desk Labor Day weekend to attend a wedding anniversary party was that this one was golden. Former Port Aransans Alice and Sam Marks were celebrating 50 years of marriage. An event like … Continue reading

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Be a hero

You can be a hero and have fun doing it. You don’t even have to dump a bucket of ice water on your head, although the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness of and to fund research for Amyotrophic lateral … Continue reading

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Therapy is going to the dogs

I’m a cat person. So I was a little nervous about going to stay with my sister Barbara for a week. Not long ago she rescued not one, not two, but three dogs. Not little ones, either: Labrador type mixed … Continue reading

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Celebrate!

Come Celebrate! The King’s Ransom Book Two of The Bewildering Adventures of King Bewilliam by Devorah Fox BOOK LAUNCH AND SIGNING PARTY FIRST FRIDAY, JULY 5, 2013 5:30 P.M. TO 7:30 P.M. Beverages, Snacks, Live Music and Barefoot Art Sale … Continue reading

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SPAMSPAMSPAMSPAMSPAM

The kids have gone back to school. The summer visitors have gone home. Our beaches are deserted and we can navigate Alister Street without having to dodge golf carts and jaywalking tourists. Summer is if not officially over, effectively over. … Continue reading

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Buried treasure!

Oooo, shiny! Saw these sparkling in the sand on my beachwalk this morning. A veritable bounty of pirate treasure. Finders keepers.

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Check it out!

Seriously. You can check it out. My novel, The Lost King, is now on the shelves at the Ellis Memorial Library at 700 W. Ave. A, here in Port Aransas. I love that library and I am so proud now to … Continue reading

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Novel news

Woo hoo, I received my first royalty payments for sales of my first published novel, The Lost King! It takes a while to get paid because there’s a time lag between the sale and the payment. Also, sales have to meet a … Continue reading

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They like it! They really like it!

I am stoked. Wow! People are reading my novel, “The Lost King,” and liking it! I got a very encouraging comment on this blot and a great review on the amazon.com page. (Amazon.com has a few copies at a discount price if … Continue reading

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A man’s home is his castle

Hers, too. Here’s mine in the Frosty Towers condominium coutesy of Chip Cooper who is building this newest complex at Avery’s Kitchen at 200 W. Avenue G. Chip says that at this point he has about 140 hours in this construction. My … Continue reading

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