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Super Hump Day
It's a Wednesday, and it is right smack in the middle of the year.  July 1, 2015.   How did we get here so quickly? My writing friend (and cosmic twin), Lisen Minetti , touched on how far she's gotten through her Writing Resolution list.  This got me thinki...
It's a Wednesday, and it is right smack in the middle of the year. July 1, 2015. How did we get here so quickly? My writing friend (and cosmic twin), Lisen Minetti, touched on how far she's gotten through her Writing Resolution list. This got me thinking about mine, so I dropped by my first post ...
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Inspiration Sunday
Fatherhood by aclark71, via Flickr .  Shown here under CC By 2.0 This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Fatherhood by aclark71, via Flickr. Shown here under CC By 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section. I'll make sure to drop by and ...
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New Summer Project Class at The Treehouse Coffee Shop
I am happy to inform you that I am offering a new knitting Project Class over the summer.   When: Tuesdays, from June 30 to August 4, 2015 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Where: The Treehouse Coffee Shop 120 W. Merchant Street, Audubon, NJ 08106 Cost: $70/person (for a...
This is a special group class designed for knitters of novice to intermediate skill levels focused on completing an appropriate level project of the student's choice. I will coach and assist you from cast on to bind off. By the end of the class, you will have a completed project to proudly show ...
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Loner in the Garret: A Writer's Companion by Jennifer R. Hubbard
Today's guest post is from YA author, Jennifer R. Hubbard.   Jenn stands as one of my pillars of inspiration and has become an unknowing mentor in my writing life.  I draw so much from her blog posts and so many times, I wished I could put stickies all over...
Jenn stands as one of my pillars of inspiration and has become an unknowing mentor in my writing life. I draw so much from her blog posts and so many times, I wished I could put stickies all over her blog on specific topics to return to. Now, I can... well, in an electronic sort of way - thanks ...
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Inspiration Sunday
 Title and Artist Unknown. Found via tumblr . This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Title and Artist Unknown. Found via tumblr. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section. I'll make sure to drop by and share my thoughts.
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Inspiration Sunday
  Out of Focus, by Martin Fisch via flickr .   Shown under CC BY-SA 2.0 This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Out of Focus, by Martin Fisch via flickr. Shown under CC BY-SA 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section. I'll make sure to drop by and ...
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Inspiration Sunday
Time Passes By the Wise Old Oak, by Jason Jenkins via Flickr.  Shown here under CC BY-SA 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Time Passes By the Wise Old Oak, by Jason Jenkins via Flickr. Shown here under CC BY-SA 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section.
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Inspiration Sunday
 The Ferris Wheel, by Billy Wilson, via Flickr .  Shown here under CC BY-NC 2.0 This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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The Ferris Wheel, by Billy Wilson, via Flickr. Shown here under CC BY-NC 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section.
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Handmade Love & Joy
I am embarking on a new venture of turning one of the great joys of my life into a business.  When I started blogging in 2004, (yikes!  11 years?) it was to talk about my adventures in knitting and food. After a brief hiatus from knitting to concentrate on ...
I am embarking on a new venture of turning one of the great joys of my life into a business. When I started blogging in 2004, (yikes! 11 years?) it was to talk about my adventures in knitting and food. After a brief hiatus from knitting to concentrate on my writing, I came back to it last year ...
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Sisters by Eric Benacek, via Flickr . Shown here under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 . This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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Sisters by Eric Benacek, via Flickr. Shown here under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section.
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Inspiration Sunday
  The  Fanning Sisters, by Mario Testsino for W Magazine.  Found on Popsugar . This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and
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The Fanning Sisters, by Mario Testsino for W Magazine. Found on Popsugar. This prompt is yours to draw inspiration from. If you use it, and decide to post the resulting piece on your blog, or other online forum that hosts your writing, let me know in the comments section.
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Inspiration Sunday
Broadway Snow by Christine L. Hardy. Christine L. Hardy analyzes data by day and writes fantasy by night. A proud member of the South Jersey Writer’s Group ,
she lives with her son Jeff, her cat Koko, and an escape beagle named
Zeke. Their escapades can b...
Broadway Snow by Christine L. Hardy. Christine L. Hardy analyzes data by day and writes fantasy by night. A proud member of the South Jersey Writer's Group, she lives with her son Jeff, her cat Koko, and an escape beagle named Zeke. Their escapades can be found on Facebook as well as at “Write ...
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The Author-In-Training at Love and Joy
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Mieke (pronounced as “Mikey”) is a wife and mother of two kids that are growing up faster than she can imagine.  She writes novels and short stories for young adults and middle grade children.  Her short story, “The Walk” appears in the local anthology, Tall Tales and Short Stories from South Jersey.

She also cooks special Sunday dinners for family and friends, and makes warm, fuzzy things with sticks and hooks.

Follow her journey through writing and reading and the rest of her creative life on her blog, Love and Joy, at www.miekezmackay.com and on Twitter as @MZMackay.

Home grown Filipino, living in the 'burbs of South Jersey!

Member, SCBWI.

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Cherry Hill, NJ
Previously
Manila - Hong Kong
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