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PLAY DOES A BODY GOOD

Originally posted on Truths by Ruth:
This past weekend I attended the annual Oklahoma Writers Federation Inc (OWFI) writing conference in Oklahoma City. For three days writers from all over the country gathered together to share their experiences and writing…

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The Importance of Hope

Originally posted on Truths by Ruth:
</ Ever read a book and hate it? I have. Chapter 1: I’m pretty sure the story isn’t one I want to hear. But. I stick with it. Hoping it will get better. Chapter…

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Live and Learn

Originally posted on Truths by Ruth:
In 2011 my first novel, Soldiers From the Mist was published. While the thrill of being a published writer far exceeded my dreams, I was never comfortable about the story. I rushed the ending.…

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SENTIMENTAL vs. PRACTICAL

Originally posted on Truths by Ruth:
I’m in the process of moving from one town to another. This is a relief. The move cuts my expenses in half. Of course this means I’m forced to move all my stuff. Just…

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VOICE AND STYLE NEVER GO OUT OF FASHION

Originally posted on Truths by Ruth:
I’ve been doing a lot of reading lately. I’ve fallen in love with Dean Koontz’s Odd Thomas books. For those of you not familiar with Odd Thomas, here is a nutshell rendition: Odd Thomas…

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For Jeff: A Guardian Angel in Waiting

Originally posted on Tarot by Ruth:
This past weekend I attended the 28th Annual Ozark Mountain UFO conference in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. I took my book, Daughter of the Howling Moon to sell. I also took my tarot cards to…

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Reading Does a Body Good

Originally posted on Truths by Ruth:
Do you remember learning to read? I don’t. I do remember sitting in a circle in those little red chairs with Dick and Jane, Spot and Puff. But I don’t recall learning the words.…

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Stick-Horse Imagination

Originally posted on Truths by Ruth:
Daddy put-up a rope swing in the backyard for my brother and I one summer. It wasn’t anything fancy, just a rope with a board for a seat that we straddled. It was the…

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Don’t Piss Off a Cowgirl!

Originally posted on Truths by Ruth:
A lot of you know that I’ve been writing the Adventures of Dixie Dandelion for years now. Dixie came to me while I was penning my first novel, Soldiers From the Mist. She came…

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No Rocking Chair Regrets

Originally posted on Truths by Ruth:
I saw a post on FaceBook yesterday on living life to the fullest so you wouldn’t have any regrets.  Of course when I went back today to find the actual quote to interject into…

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