Monthly Archives: August 2011


I am a total scatter-brain.  If I took a picture of the art part of my brain right now, here is just a tiny snippet of what you would see. My to-do list is this: Finish the three books that … Continue reading

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No Plan? No Problem???

Actually, It’s kind of annoying not having a plan.  I am a HUGE planner.  I am the person that thinks about how my actions will affect my life five or ten years (or fifty years) from now before forging ahead.  … Continue reading

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Journal Giveaway Winners!!

And now for the winners of the journal giveaway.  Those of you who entered were assigned a number according to the order that you entered.  Then two numbers were selected using a random number generator.  Congratulations Easten and Cheryl! Easten … Continue reading

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Happily Four Years After (The Final Chapter of the Love Saga)

You may want to read parts One, Two, Three, and Four to catch up! I had always expected to finish my college education at Houghton.  It is a great school, and I had made some truly incredible friends, but halfway … Continue reading

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The Great Divide (Part Four of the Love Saga)

Before you read any further, check out parts one, two, and three. Saying goodbye is never easy, but the time to say it was drawing closer.  Eric and I started off with a bit of an unnatural beginning, but it … Continue reading

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Eric, What did you DO!?! (Part Three of the Love Saga)

See Parts One and Two to catch up! After playing white elephant at the party, Eric slipped into the garage and flipped a coin.  As I was getting ready to leave, he called after me. “Melody, can I talk to … Continue reading

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The other day I made three new book covers, which is my favorite thing to make.  Now I have to do the pages and the binding which is a little more dull. This afternoon I’m going to post part three … Continue reading

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