Author Archives: Margaret McGaffey Fisk

Twice Bitten by Lauren Dane

Note: Original version published as Unconditional (Cascadia Wolves #6), but this has been updated. This is a paranormal romance heavy on the explicit romance with elements of menage (sort of), so you need to know that going in. The relationship … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.128: Street Theater

Giant marionettes to amaze and entertain. Pay attention to the extent of articulation in the dog especially. There are many more videos of this and previous performances to be found by searching for giant marionettes created by the French street … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 08-18-2017

Tips (Parenting) Ruth Bader Ginsburg offers seven tips for raising daughters that apply to sons as well to foster thinking and encourage the success of a life well lived. https://www.inc.com/bill-murphy-jr/7-things-successful-people-need-to-do-courtesy-of-ruth-bader-ginsburg.html Creativity (Exercise) A study by Stanford University found that the … Continue reading

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Skielach by Z. A. Waterstone

It’s a sign of the strength of the story that I recognized all of the main players of the first book when they resurfaced in this one (those that did) without ever looking at the first book again. As with … Continue reading

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Looking in: An Exploration of Descriptive Choices

When I’ve taught classes on description, there’s often a moment when an exercise goes awry. Sometimes it’s a matter of reader 50% where the focus comes from the experiences of the reader, but often it can occur when the writer … Continue reading

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