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Attention Span and other stories
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Free! Attention Span and other stories

I’m delighted to announce that Attention Span and other stories is now available. For free! Get your free copy as a mobi (for Kindle readers), epub or pdf here at Smashwords. The book is also listed on Amazon for…

Three word stories
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Three Word Stories

Short stories are on my mind at the moment as I’m working like crazy to get Attention Span and other stories ready for release very soon! This collection features tales of varying lengths, the shortest just ninety-nine words. So…

The Illuminated Kingdom
Reading & Other Authors

The Illuminated Kingdom

To celebrate the release of the fourth and final book in her middle grades fantasy series, I was delighted to catch up with author Alina Sayre and find out more about how she balances her writing life. I adored…

Attention Span and other stories
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Announcing: Attention Span and other stories

I don’t have a release date yet, but here’s the cover for Attention Span, my forthcoming book of short stories which I’m hoping will blossom by the end of 2017: Ranging in length from just 99 words to long-enough-for-a-second-cup-of-tea,…

Daffodils
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Help Me Pick a Book Title

UPDATE: Thank you all for the input, both here and elsewhere on social media. The winning title is Attention Span and I’ll be sharing more details soon! I’ve posted this question on Facebook but wanted to collect any extra…

Things we don't tell our friends
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What Aren’t You Telling Your Friends?

Here’s a topic which applies equally to both serenity and writing fiction. A short time ago, a friend confided* that he was in a relationship, and he hadn’t told his family about it. No, he’s not married, and nor…

Recommended Reads from Pauline Wiles
Reading & Other Authors

What I’ve Been Reading

Like many people, I wish I could “find” more time to read, but experience tells me that a yearly Goodreads challenge of about 30 books is a realistic target for me. Most of my “reading” is now audiobooks in…