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Best Laid Plans

I had great plans for this year. I was going to do so many things, including ramping up my businesses as an editor, writer, and polymer clay artist. I’ve actually done some, but this year took an interesting turn on February 10th. I fell. I was walking from my car to the gym, where I was going to ride the stationary bike and do some light weight lifting. I’d been working for some time on redeveloping muscle tone and general health. It was a beautiful sunny day, about the last nice day we’d have in February, 2015. I fell on the sidewalk [ ... ]

I Left Out What? What That First Line Can Do

I spent the last couple of days editing a chapter for Suzanne Muller to submit for a collection of tips for single women who are looking to find successful, fulfilling relationships. When I sent her the chapter, the first line was missing a word. I also edited her bio for the project. Guess what? The first line had one word too many in it. And I call myself an editor? Well, yes, I do. I also know I’m human. My daughter even proofread the chapter for me. We both overlooked the missing word in the [ ... ]