Category Archives: #amwriting

The Power of Words

I’m visiting my dad and his wife in Santa Fe this week, and this morning I went to church with them. There are times in my life when I’ve felt like I was “placed” somewhere at just the right time. … Continue reading

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#Blessed

I’ve been meaning to write this blog post since Saturday afternoon, upon my return from the Northwest Arkansas Writers Free Conference. Oddly enough, I intended to title the post “Blessed.” This morning, as I see #Blessed is a trending hashtag … Continue reading

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The Next Big Thing: Brian Conley

Welcome to TNBT, “The Next Big Thing” blog hop!  What’s a blog hop you ask?  It’s a great way to discover new talent that you may not have heard of, or be able to find in your local bookstore.  Here … Continue reading

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Next Big Thing Blogfest

My friend and mentor, Velda Brotherton, recently invited me to participate in the Next Big Thing blogfest series. She sent me the questions listed below, which she answered in her post dated November 26. You can find Velda’s answers (and … Continue reading

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The True Cost

Several months ago, I was honored to learn that my story, “Hyphenated Americans,” about the service of my Uncle Yoshio in the 442 Regimental Combat Team during World War II, was accepted into Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors. … Continue reading

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