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August Marches On

Sunday Ellen and I and two other ladies went to brunch at the Mad Hatters restaurant in Anoka. It’s in an old mansion (built in 1852), and encourages its patrons to wear hats. So of course we did. The rooms … Continue reading

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Modern and Retro

Well, Sunday at the Beer and Books event was a blast! Probably two dozen Minnesota, authors, mostly young, mostly self-published, selling mostly sf/fantasy and mysteries. A lot of books were sold. Even though we put up a sign saying Free … Continue reading

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Welcome August

Free books! Really, truly, free books! Sunday, August 6, from 1 to 6 pm at the BlackStack Brewery, 755 Prior Avenue North, St. Paul. Ellen and I will be there with other Minnesota authors. The others will be selling and … Continue reading

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Book Give-away

Free books! Really, truly, free books! August 6 from 1 to 6 pm at the BlackStack Brewery in St. Paul, Ellen and I will be there with other Minnesota authors. The others will be selling and autographing their books, but … Continue reading

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Remember?

Remember card catalogs in libraries? I do, and I loved them. I was disappointed when, after going to a computer system, they discarded the stacks of narrow little boxes. Couldn’t they have kept them both? They made searches so much … Continue reading

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Nothing to Report

I can’t think of a single item of interest to write about.  There’s a fair amount going to happen, but nothing currently going on.

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Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory

Hurrah for the Glorious Fourth! I hope your hot dog and potato salad and Jello with little marshmallows and ice cream or Popsicles are particularly fine this year, and the fireworks are truly amazing. We live right next door to … Continue reading

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