Danger at Dunhaven Castle

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Writing a relatable memoir – by Linda Strader

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Interview with Elizabeth Pantley

Interview with Elizabeth Pantley Elizabeth Pantley braved the drive over for a short interview, so I got out my best tea service and freshly baked cookies. She arrived with a giveaway for you!   Interview with Elizabeth Pantley It’s great to meet you! I hope you...

Excessive Alliteration Nay or Yay?

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The Masque of a Murderer by Susanna Calkins

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