Category Archives: ghosts

Bees for Earth Day

In honor of Earth Day, here are some of the wild bees on our ranch.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Through

Did someone say “storytime?”

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Unusual

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Review of The Journey to Andersweldt

I applaud my writer friend Charles Markee for permission to re-post his excellent book review about The Journey to Andersweldt by J.L. Jusaitis. This is a unique mystery wrapped in a travel package for middle grades students set in Saltzburg, … Continue reading

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Mutt Monday: The Zen of Australian Shepherds

Here’s a “borrowed” post from my writer friend (& co-Redwood Writer,) Deborah Taylor French. Thanks, Deborah for sharing your “Mutt Monday” blog post. Robin Mutt Monday: The Zen of Australian Shepherds.

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New Year’s in 1900

Thanks again to my great friend Arletta Dawdy for permission to repost her New Year’s blog about Grace’s story. Watch for her upcoming novel titled By Grace. 1900 A NEW CENTURY by Arletta Dawdy’s Blog My last post  was an excerpt … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Thank you to my good friend Kent Sorensen for permission to use his beautiful photo in my blog. He’s not only a superb photographer but a gifted author. Watch for his novel The Dark Horse of Shanghai later this spring. Photo … Continue reading

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Patsy and the Permanents

Here’s a guest post from our good friend Phillis Ballew in Oklahoma. I asked her a while ago to tell me about her photo (above). Knowing she has stick-straight hair, like me, I wondered about the permanents. Below is Phillis’s explanation: Patsy was … Continue reading

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Thank you, Arletta

Check out Arletta’s blog: http://arlettawrites.wordpress.com/2011/11/14/from-the-land-of-sky-blue-pink/#comment-369 I’m glad she liked my reading of part of Nugget’s story at the Redwood Writers meeting 11/13/11. He’s real, but of course his story will be fiction as I write it for NaNoWriMo this year. … Continue reading

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Trail Ride at Jack London Park

JACK LONDON PARK RIDE Redwood Empire Trail Riders had a fall fantastic ride at Jack London State Historic Park on Sunday, October 30th. Jack London named his property in Glen Ellen the Beauty Ranch, and it’s true the location and the … Continue reading

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