Category Archives: Harry Potter

Too Many Books?

I’m serious. I’m moving in a couple months, going from a three-bedroom to a one-bedroom (with no garage). I’m not really worried about losing the square footage. Three years ago, when I moved from Idaho to Oregon, I only had … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Ms. Rowling

According to History.com, J. K. Rowling, the author of the beloved Harry Potter series, was born on this date in 1965. I confess to being an unabashed and loyal fan from the very first word, even though I was well … Continue reading

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Happy 4th! A Sparkler Can Be Anything

I’m back at work on GLAMOUR again, working on my fourthdraft.  I’m calling this my sparkle draft.  The first two drafts got the story structure in place.  Draft three was a rewrite; where I fixed the plot holes, rewrote the … Continue reading

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