How a Rooster Crows: Story 8 of the Muttley Crew Series Poppycock by Trish Hubschman #Author’sCorner #WordPressWednesday


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How A Rooster Crows

Story 8 of Muttley Crew

Poppycock

By Trish Hubschman

July 2008

“Cock-a-doodle-doo! Now you try it, son,” I say. “Hold your head up, back straight, chest puffed out and crow.”

Chick-a-dean takes a step back, nearly falling off the fence. I close my eyes and sigh. Teaching my grandson how to do the morning wakeup call isn’t going to be easy. He’s a bit uncoordinated. His father would have been a pro at this. I raised him that way. But he flew the coop a few years back, so now I have to work with Chick-a-dean. I love the kid, but I wish he was more like his old man, could crow like a pro.

Regaining his footing, he did what I told him, –straightened his back, held his head high, pushed his chest out, opened his beak and…Cock-a-ploosh.

“Oops,” Chick-a-dean says. “I didn’t do so…

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Saturday Stop Over on #SocialMediaMonday featuring author’s Lynda McKinney Lambert and Annie Chiappetta #GuestPost #Podcast


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Good #SocialMediaMonday to you All.

Just a bit ago, author Annie Chiappetta stopped by with an announcement about her latest book. Now, here’s author and artist Lynda McKinney Lambert with a sweet post which also features Annie.

I was taking the day off on Saturday and missed this post, so here it is now for your enjoyment.

I must say, it does my heart good to see my clients sharing one another’s work.

Saturday Stopover is a special feature that celebrates people and places that you will really enjoy learning about. Presented by Lynda McKinney Lambert, owner of Walking by Inner Vision Blog.
Today special guest is an interview and poetry reading podcast – by Lisa Tomey on her Prolific Pulse Poetry Podcast. She is interviewing Annie Chiappetta, author.

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A Special Announcement from author Annie Chiappetta and Tell-It-To-The-World Marketing (Author, Blogger, Business Assist) #NewsNuggets #SocialMidiaMonday


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Hi Audible book subscribers and story lovers — Check out this new release, A String of Stories From the Heart to the Future © by Ann Chiappetta.

https://tinyurl.com/4ve8j4w5

Also available In e-book and print (182 pages) from Amazon and other online sellers.

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About A String of Stories

A demon deer and a ghost cat. Sibling rivalry and sexual awakening. Self-image and self-confidence. The chance for an off-worlder to breathe free at last on a new planet. Those are just some of the diverse themes of these notable stories. Once you step inside the author’s world, you cannot emerge unmoved.

You can find all my audible titles here: https://tinyurl.com/28jf76eu

For more about Ann and her books, Visit www.annchiappetta.com

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The Great and Powerful Chair by Patty L. Fletcher April 8, 2021 #Author’sCorner #What’sUp


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Good morning!

This is Patty L. Fletcher and Prince Edward, A.K.A. Sweet Eddy reporting live and in person from the Great and Powerful Chair!

Sweet Eddy and I have discovered our chair is indeed enchanted. “What’s that? Oh, you’ve not heard of the Great and Powerful Chair? I suppose, I should really start at the beginning of the tale. So, grab your favorite morning brew, find yourself a comfortable reading nest and I’ll tell you a story.

Once upon a long ago, there was a lady who had an old, dilapidated recliner. This old thing had for quite some time, served her well. She had snuggled babies, cats, and even Labradors in this old warn out chair but sadly, its loving comforting life was coming to an end.

The footstool was starting to get hung when the lady tried to lift it up or put it down, the back springs…

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Blind Faith by Marlene Mesot #Author’sCorner #WordPressWednesday


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Blind Faith

by Marlene Mesot

http://www.marlsmenagerie.com

It takes courage to try something new. Stepping out in faith is like being led by someone else as if you were walking blind. When people attend a disability sensitivity training and try walking blindfolded with a cane, it is an eye opening experience. In order to do this, you must trust your guide implicitly, believing that your welfare and safety is his or her top priority at that moment.

Walking by faith takes this kind of trust too. We cannot see God or His perfect intentions for us. We must step out blindly and reach for His hand, trusting that He will guide us. Another more common example, such as being pushed in a manual wheelchair through a hospital corridor, or into an elevator, takes this same kind of trust. Every time you are a passenger in someone else’s vehicle, that person…

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Ever Lost in the Moment by Patty L. Fletcher from The Avocet Spring Print Edition 2021 #PoetryPlace


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Ever Lost in the Moment

The scorching wind roared angrily across the jagged peaks above.

The thundering waves pounded the steep cliffs below.

Standing with bare toes clinging to the rocks, naked in the fading day.

Faces moist with the ocean spray.

The sunset a ball of fiery molten liquid melting into the churning sea.

He, seeing her there, dangerously close to the edge.

She, breathing the dank salty air.

Her ebony hair streaming long and beautiful round her there.

He, drinking her in, his senses catching fire with want and desire,

she, like a deer, sensing danger in the wind, felt him there.

Turning to him her mouth parting in a gorgeous smile, they stood,

the only sound the roaring of the wind, pounding of the waves,

and song of the gulls. Their hearts beat as one. In perfect time with the rhythmic sea, they knew, they would be…

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Visit with a Friend by the Late Phyllis Staton Campbell #Author’sCorner


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Visit with a Friend

By: Phyllis Staton Campbell

Taken from Hobbies and Such

Edgar Guest said it, old friends are best, and although this isn’t strictly true, there is certainly something in it. There’s nothing like a visit with friends that you know so intimately, that you can predict exactly what is going to happen next in their lives. We can ignore these friends for years, yet when we go back to them, they’re waiting, warm, thought provoking, sometimes inspiring, just as they were the day we met them. They are always there at our beck and call; they ask nothing of us; they never judge us, they never change.

Recently, I visited one of those old friends. I first got to know her when I was about ten-years-old when confined to the school infirmary with some childhood plague, possibly measles. Anyhow, she marched in via a Braille volume, that…

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TIPS FROM TELL-IT-TO-THE-WORLD MARKETING: What Is KENP In The Amazon KDP Sales Report? #Author’sCorner #Tip


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Good morning to all.

Here at Tell-It-To-The-World Marketing (Author, Blogger, Business Assist) where we support talented authors, as well as successful business owners in their marketing, by marrying social media, with more traditional approaches, the goal is to help the client market their Book, Blog, or Business to the absolute best of their ability.

One of the best ways for me to do this, is to share tips with my clients, so that they can define the services I provide them, to better meet their needs.

It is my belief that an author should have all the information concerning the marketing of their books so they can make the correct decisions according to their goals.

With that thought in mind each day, I work to find the best information I can to help those I work with do just that.

Today, whilst scrolling through the multitude of blog posts I…

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Why Do I Cry? An unpublished Excerpt from Pathway to Freedom Broken and Healed: Book Three a Look Within a Look Without #AuthorsThey’reOnlyHuman


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Good morning everyone!

I hope this posting finds you doing well.

Here, my writing muse has been chittering wildly in my ear and there’s nothing to do for it but break down and right!

This began at just after 7 AM this morning, as a rant in my journal and for reasons known only to the muse has turned into an excerpt from a book that is two years off! Go figure! I’d leapfrog from just having finished and published Book one to writing something that will eventually go into book three.

The greatest part about this is, I took yet another negative and turned it into productive Positivity!

YAY! ME!

🙌😂👍👌

Well, here goes… I’m bravely sharing this raw unedited piece with you!

Why Do I Cry?

An unpublished Excerpt from Pathway to Freedom Broken and Healed: Book Three a Look Within a Look Without

By: Patty L. Fletcher

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