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Snake shoes! 

Today’s my birthday so I’m slacking off. These are a present from my oldest. She based the design on the cover of my book, How to Sex Your Snake!  Have a great day! Write on,  Melissa

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Seattle Roadtrip

What do you mean there’s no internet? I’ve been on the road quite a bit this summer. Nothing exciting. Just things that needed to be taken care of. Two weeks ago I was in Seattle getting my youngest settled into … Continue reading

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Use it or lose it

  Hold still while I kick you in the head… In the summer of 2004, I’d just perfected my running-jump-spin-and-break-the-board-kick (sorry to be so technical) and was a few months away from testing for my 2nd degree black belt when the Air … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye to a Friend

  The Yellow Brick Road A few Saturdays ago, I got a birthday card from one of my favorite people, James. On the front, Dorothy, the Scarecrow, Tinman, and the Cowardly Lion are gazing up at something wonderful. Probably Oz. Inside, … Continue reading

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Key West State of Mind

It’s raining. It’s 39 degrees. And I’d be miserable but I just got the first 19 chs of How to Sex Your Snake back from my editor. A quick look through tells me that I don’t have much to fix and … Continue reading

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And the winner is…

So, my youngest offspring and I are both trying to finish things. He’s working through some videos prepping for an IT certification test and I’m trying to get my latest project, the novel, How to Sex Your Snake finished and … Continue reading

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Super Tuesday!

Today is Super Tuesday! That means that people in 12 more states get to make decisions for me. I’m really tempted to move to Iowa so that my primary vote actually counts. But snow. So. I’m not gonna. I hate … Continue reading

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Unfriended—Why “Cleaning Up” Your Friends Could Be Costing You BIG

Originally posted on Kristen Lamb's Blog:
Image via Link Humans courtesy of Flickr Creative Commons I started out writing a blog about unfriending. That post became 2800 words and since I’ve vowed to do better about length? I cut it…

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Hitchhiking

The other day I decided to play hookie and drove down to Appleton for the day. Since I was in no hurry, I took the long meandering way, through the backroads, only getting lost once when my map software stopped … Continue reading

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