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Fun Fridays – May 9, 2014

An eight year old sings “Fly Me to the Moon.” Pick me off the floor… Angelina Jordan is a finalist on “Norway’s Got Talent” (See more below.)   This performance got her into the finals which will be later this month.   Her original audition. Sung acapella.   Here she is with her Mum …

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My Most Frequently Used Reference Book

by Steve Laube After pulling down this book from my shelf twice this past week I realized there is no other reference book I use more frequently. The book? The Synonym Finder by J.I. Rodale. I prefer it over Roget’s Thesaurus because it is laid out logically – in alphabetical order. …

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A Forty Day Experiment with Music

by Steve Laube I tried something new this year. During the 40 days prior to Easter, also known as Lent, I chose to listen to one and only one CD while driving in my car. From March 5th to April 20th the only music playing was “Lent at Ephesus,” the …

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Music to Write by

by Steve Laube Some write in silence. Some write with music in the background. Some write with music playing through their headphones (or earbuds). I’m curious as to what you, our readers, listen to while writing. Or if you write in silence. In the comments below let us know your …

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I is for ISBN

by Steve Laube 978-0-310-32533-8 978-0-7814-1042-7 978-1-61626-639-4 No, these are not the plays being called by a quarterback during a football game. They are the ISBN numbers on the back of three different books by three different clients. Kudos to the first person to identify the three titles in the comments …

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