Monthly Archives: August 2008



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Pink Think: “No nice men are good at getting taxis.” – Katherine Whitehorn, journalist I am in the process of rewriting a historical novel and I’m having trouble with the scene where the hero meets the heroine. For his grand entrance, he is giving her a puppy and saying nice […]

On Nice Guys



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Pink Think: “We also own a little boat and I’m like a kid with it. I take off early in the morning, fishing rod in tow, and just drift about the ocean all day.” – Perry Como [This is Part 5 of a 7-part series on tent-camping at Lake Powell. […]

Saying ‘Yes’ to a Boat


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Pink Think: “Because you don’t live near a bakery doesn’t mean you have to go without cheesecake.” – Hedy Lamarr I turned 37 yesterday. To celebrate, I ate at the Cheesecake Factory on Saturday with my husband, kids and my parents (who really would rather eat Chinese food any day, […]

Bang-Bang Birthday




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Pink Think: “I was looked at as weird, odd, not fitting in with the Hollywood crowd.” – Morgan Brittany, actress [This is Part 4 of a 7-part series on tent-camping at Lake Powell. Here is my intro post on scorpions as well as posts on sabotaged gourmet meals, getting my […]

Odd Fish




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Pink Think: “No shirt. No shoes. No problem.” – sign at Bullfrog Marina Boat ‘N Go, Lake Powell, Utah [This is Part 3 of a 7-part series on tent-camping at Lake Powell. Here’s my intro, part 1 and part 2.] Lake Powell – Day 3 I feel like a kid […]

Pin-Ups and Pizza



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Pink Think: “A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success.” – Bo Bennett After six weeks of waiting, I got an e-mail from the agent yesterday. She said my novel “Ghost Moon Night” is a “unique, rich story, full of fascinating details and evocative […]

Second Best


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Pink Think: “It is hard to check five email inboxes, three voice mail systems, or five blogs that you are tracking.” – David Rose I am taking part in a group project spearheaded by Daniel Scocco of Daily Blog Tips which is an attempt to answer the age-old question, “What […]

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