‘Random’ Category

  • 2
  • May
  • 2012

Blog post: final piece to my treadmill desk

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The final piece to my homemade treadmill desk arrived from Amazon today.  This is the end result: The laptop holder is a Surf Shelf I bought from Amazon.  Because the packaging was damaged, I got mine for $35. With the materials to build the keyboard shelf, the whole thing (NOT counting the treadmill) cost me […]


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  • 26
  • Apr
  • 2012

Blog Post: A Treadmill Desk–Of a Sort

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I’ll confess:  I am a most reluctant DIYer.  My ultimate goal is to make a salary where I can pay someone else to put things together or fix things for me. I suppose I don’t mind buying a kit of something to put together, although I’m a bit burned out on that with my recent […]


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  • 21
  • Apr
  • 2012

Blog post: A Tale of Two Saturdays

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This is a tale of two Saturdays—the Saturday I expected to have and the Saturday that actually occurred. This morning, around 11:15 am, I was lounging in my pajamas and drinking coffee when I received a phone call.  It was from the Barnes and Noble bookstore in Thornton.  A very nice manager asked me if […]


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  • 9
  • Apr
  • 2012

Blog Post: I’ve Been Tagged For Lucky 7’s

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Whee, authors are tagging each other to post 7 lines from page 77 of our latest book or current manuscript, starting after the 7th sentence. I’ve been tagged by Laurie London, so here’s my excerpt from DEVIL’S GATE, my third novella in the Elder Races series, which I am just finishing tonight and should be […]


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  • 6
  • Apr
  • 2012

Blog Post: Love Beyond All Reason

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With a blog post title like that, perhaps you might be looking for me to make a big announcement about an engagement (no), or a title of a new book sale (no). Instead, today I’m writing about creating my new living space.  It is an interesting experience to get rid of all one’s possessions, which […]


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  • 17
  • Mar
  • 2012

New Natural Evil downloadable art by Angela Waters!

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Okay, I can’t keep this back any longer.  This is the free downloadable Natural Evil art, which was created by the talented digital artist Angela Waters! This is going to have a home on my Fan Page, with the other download pictures, but I wanted share it with you now, because it’s just too cool […]


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  • 17
  • Mar
  • 2012

The Store at Cafe Press is now open!

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You can look at the products that are currently available now at Cafe Press !!  Stop by and have a look around. This is only a beginning store, so things will change and evolve over time.  And it WILL be added to the website, so you will be able to access it from here soon!  […]


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  • 16
  • Mar
  • 2012

Setting up merchandise at Cafe Press

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I have started setting up merchandise on the Elder Races at Cafe Press!!!  So far I’m creating t-shirts and mugs/water bottles.  TrishPickyme has very kindly agreed for her downloadable art to be used!  This is fun, and I hope readers think so too. This is totally a work in progress.  The “store” needs a design, […]


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  • 12
  • Mar
  • 2012

A present from a dear friend

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Look what a dear friend made for me. It’s a wall hanging for my new place, a home-made quilt piece.  It’s even more lush in real life. I LOVE it! Thank you so much, Anne.  It’s gorgeous! Love, Thea


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