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At my recent book signing, a little girl came through the front door of the store and her eyes grew big and round. In a loud voice, she yelled out, “A book!” Her mother quickly tried to shush her, but … Continue reading

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Recipes

I’ve been inspired to bake holiday goodies. I can’t imagine why. Simply smelling baked goods puts weight on me. Actually, I was inspired to try several different recipes when I brought out my old recipe box and took out all … Continue reading

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Princesses

If you’re in need of a good gift for middle grade thru middle schoolers, please go to my website: http://www.barbaratynerbooks.com. “Rhyaden” will fit the bill. It’s an adventurous tale of a young man’s journey to save his kingdom. There are … Continue reading

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The Peak

Whenever I return to the Colorado Springs area, one of my favorite things to see is Pikes Peak. I came down for a book signing at Covered Treasures Bookstore in Monument (a treasure in itself) and low and behold, the … Continue reading

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Letters

A blog. Oh yes, I blog. That means I have to write something. Shucks folks, I don’t know what to write about. I bought Christmas cards today. Actually, I had decided I wasn’t going to send cards this year, and … Continue reading

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The Holidays

The tree is up and decorated. The snow village is on the hutch and lit. The wind is howling outside like it has somewhere important to go. My granddaughter and I are watching a Christmas movie, the first of many … Continue reading

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Bureaucracy

The bureaucracy of death is ridiculous. I’ll share one recent incident. I called the hospital in Grand Junction where my sister was diagnosed with cancer in order to have them change the address where they send the bills to, from … Continue reading

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