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New Book Release: Sleigh Ride by Elaine Kaye #books #kidlit

A little out of schedule (it’s a blog hop!) to introduce Elaine Kaye’s new children’s book. Blog Hop Question: What is your favorite holiday memory? (This includes Hanukkah, Kwanza, Yule/Winter Solstice, Christmas, etc.) My Memory: The day Saphira went to be euthanised (a week before Christmas in 2013), I felt this pull to go to the …

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What is Folklore? #folklore #amwriting

There are many ways to answer this question and to look at this topic. I’m going to take a go at it from a writer’s perspective. According to the Collins English Dictionary:Folklore n 1 the unwritten literature of a people as expressed in folk tales, proverbs, riddles, songs, etc. 2 the body of stories and …

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