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I’m Back & Searching My Ancestry

It’s been a long time since wrote in this blog. But I’ve decided to get it going again. Since I have a link to it on my website, I thought I should come here at least once a week or so to connect with all of my friends and fans of my books. I now …

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Here is my interview with Dorothy Stacy

Originally posted on authorsinterviews:
Name:  Dorothy Stacy Age: I didn’t used to tell, but now I’m proud to say I am 73 years young. Where are you from: Sauquoit, New York  USA A little about your self `ie your education Family life etc   I grew up in Utica, NY and now live in Sauquoit.…

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What Was I Thinking?

A few weeks ago I wrote a post about my new approach to my writing. I thought this was my solution to how I wanted to view my writing. Several weeks have gone by and I gave the new method a try. The result was that I have not really done ANY writing on my …

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A New Approach to my Writing

“I do not feel like I am a career writer.” These words hit me in the face when I saw them in a book I was reading the other day. I had been praying about my life and what my next move should be when I came across these words. My writing was not going …

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Writing Again

After a long hiatus and a lot of procrastination, I believe I am finally ready to get back to work on my newest book. It will be the second book in my historical fiction series, Town of Paris Twins. The other day I took a look at the first two pages I wrote eons ago …

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Welcome Grandson

I wrote a poem today on the occasion of my new grandson’s birth. He is my 21st Grandchild.

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You Always Have to Work At Weight Loss

I always thought when I got to my goal weight; I wouldn’t have to think about my eating anymore and sometime wondered why people at goal would want to be on a weight loss website. BUT…..little did I know that maintenance is almost harder than losing the weight. And that is when you need the …

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I’m Back!

Hello everyone! I finally decided to restart my blog. I chose a new theme and colors, and just got through making a new header for it. I actually made up six headers before I finally found the one that I felt was acceptable to me. I did keep the same blog name, Writing By Candlelight, …

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15 Things I Miss About My Husband

     Don’t get me wrong, I have a satisfying interesting life and am making the most of it, just like my husband would have wanted.       But some days I really feel his absence. It is all the little things he did for me that seem so difficult to do without:   I miss that …

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My Super Fabulous Birthday!

Yesterday was my birthday. It turned out to be one of the best birthdays I’ve had. When I woke up and came down for breakfast this is what I found at my place: My son and his GF who now live with me bought me the roses and a beautiful card. It put a smile …

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