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And the Winner Is . . .

The winner of Linda Hubalek’s Trail of Thread ebook is Beth Pollock from Of Muses and Meringues! Congratulations, Beth!

Guest Post - Linda Hubalek

Guest Post – Linda Hubalek

I am pleased today to welcome Linda Hubalek to A Slice of Life Writing. Linda is the author of The Trail of Thread series of three books based on the lives of her pioneer ancestors. To commemmorate Linda’s visit, we are giving away e-copy of The Trail of Thread. To be eligble to win you […]

Sharing the Love

It’s a good day when you find out a Starbucks gift card is coming your way. Karin Berry has had a little contest going and I had an email from her this morning letting me know I won! Thank you, Karin! Maybe it was finding Karin’s email in my inbox this morning, but I found […]

Too Much of a Good Thing

At first I was intrigued. You were different from the others, unique, set-apart, in a class of your own. I wanted to know more. I asked around and learned your name; I watched you now and then. I learned that you are capable of presenting yourself in a variety of ways; like a chameleon able […]

My Writing Life – My Reading Life

I have always been an avid reader. Some of my most comforting and strongest memories of being a child involve books: curling up on a Saturday morning with a Rupert Bear book from the school library; poring over Scholastic book order forms to choose the best books and the delicious anticipation of waiting for them to arrive; […]

Some Days

Some days you’re the windshield; some days you’re the bug. Today I felt like a bug. I haven’t been sleeping well again, and tossing and turning fretting about this and that takes a toll after a while. I wish I was one of those people who could compartmentalize effectively so that events that take place during […]