launch completed

So, my book launch was last night & 6 people showed up that I didn’t know & 9 books where sold!! Yipeee! It feels so good to have it behind me & feeling great to read on a mic again. But it felt great to read to an audience & to get some applause for…

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burn out

So, here I am in the thick of Summer & over the next coming days the tempreture will rise to 80 degrees. Yuck. I sat at my favorite cafe today & observed a family just stagnate, with no good reason. They really took their time! The city is still over run by zombies. Many too…

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why Patrick Melrose matters

I just finished watching the HBO series Patrick Melrose, a very harsh & great show. From the dungeon that is child abuse to the redemption of Patrick. The show shows just how damaging child abuse is & how it follows children to adults & their problems only get worse with age until they seek psychitatric…

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the launch

So, it’s a few weeks till I have my book launch in Norway, I even have a band that will play at the beginning & at the end. So psyched. My hubby also got really good news this week so we can focus on staying in Norway. My BF came & visited & we had…

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Tourist season

I know I have written about the selfie stick movement in this blog; not that long ago. But you know it’s bad when other regulars who frequent my cafe come in bitchin’ about how the tourists are ruining it for the locals. Something I have thought for a while now. I think the biggest problem…

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reflecting on 100 years

I just came back from the Arctic circle where we celebrated my grandmother’s 100 birthday! I can’t imagine living that long & experiencing everything she has. It was a family celebration & a majority of my family made it there expect a few cousins & distant family. She had gusto this year, celebrating for 2…

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