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The difference between men and women revisted

The difference between men and women revisted

We all know that men are from Mars and women are from Venus, right? (And if you need further convincing, then check out this writing assignment set by an English professor that I posted...

The best salesperson ever!

Hi all, If, like me, you’re suspicious of salespeople talking you into spending far too much money on things you don’t really need, then check this out. This guy has got...

Getting to yes and rediscovering joy

(Warning: there IS a positive, upbeat message to this post. Unfortunately it takes a while before I get there. So feel free to skip straight to the positive stuff — just scroll...

Black Friday Sales

Hi all, I belong to a bunch of writing loops and I remember the first time I came across the term “Black Friday Sale”. All I could think was color me confused. You see,...

Microwave Christmas Fudge

Microwave Christmas Fudge For an ingredient-specific grams to ounces conversion chart click here. I don’t know about you but with the end of the school year imminent and Christmas...
Works in progress

Works in progress

Hi all, Hmmm. I think it’s waaaay past time for some updates to reassure readers I’m not slacking :) First up, my paranormal young adult manuscript, Liminal, recently finalled...
Studying The End

Studying The End

Where’s that cool word I jotted down for Word of the Week? I know it’s here somewhere…. *rummages through notes lying on her desk. has a thought. flicks through pages...

Maree’s Top Reads For Boys

It can be hard getting boys interested in reading–especially if they’re not into fantasy. Or fiction. Or if they’re slow readers who get discouraged by a really big...