Getting Real

I came across this passage today from the Velveteen Rabbit and it really touched me. Thought I would share.       “What is REAL? Does it hurt?” asked the Rabbit. “Sometimes,” said the Skin Horse, for he was always truthful. “When you are Real you don’t mind being hurt.” “Does it happen all at…

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Saving Allegheny Green

  Dear Readers,   I got the rights back from Harlequin on one my favorite books, Saving Allegheny Green. This book is actually a prequel to my Twilight, Texas series and it’s written in first person. It’s part mystery/part romance. My goal is to completely revise it for a modern audience and self-publish in ebook…

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Make Your Own Videos Easily with Animoto

Hey y’all! I just had to share this awesome software I found called Animoto. I downloaded some stock photos. (I used Fotolia and a picture one of my readers, Christie Conlee, made for me.) Came up with a few slogans and presto, in 10 minutes I created this video. From now on I’m making an…

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Welcome to My Site

Hi, my name’s Lori and I’m so glad you’ve found your way to my blog. I write books, teach writing, tend pets, do yoga, and run a writing retreat called Epiphany Orchards.   What to expect from this blog: Books, Books, Books! What I’ve read, what you’re reading, what’s going on with my books, and…

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