Category Archives: Writer’s Life

And the Winner Is… YOU

Do you see yourself as a winner? Do you feel energized and engaged in your daily adventure? What gets you out of bed each morning? Does it bring you joy? How do you become the Star in the movie of … Continue reading

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Randomness…or not? Farewell to Miss Gladys

Linda Joyce Contemplates is the title of my blog. The name is intended to capture my musings of different aspects of life. I am more than a wife. I am more than a daughter. I am more than a writer. … Continue reading

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Charmed…of course!

“Do you find inspiration for your writing when you travel?” a new acquaintance asked me over cocktails at the Rusty Scupper, a restaurant perched on a point in Baltimore’s ‘Charm City’ harbor. He gestured with a flourish and said, “This … Continue reading

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Examination and Recalibration

It’s June. We are almost halfway through 2013. Now is the time for examination. How are you doing with your goals for the year? Which ones have you hit? How many are a partial punch? Do you want to forget … Continue reading

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Let ME Take YOU There

Good Morning! Happy Friday! I’m over at MuseTracks today and I hope you’ll Let ME Take YOU There. It’s only a click away and THERE’S a GIVEAWAY! http://musetracks.wordpress.com/2013/03/29/musetracks-guest-linda-joyce-let-me-take-you-there-giveaway/#comment-66637 I am so appreciative of the opportunity to share a favorite poem … Continue reading

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Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Thank you. Your support sent Bayou Born from an obscure title on Amazon’s free list to #27 overall and, even more importantly, #5 in Contemporary Romance. Thank you! I offer these words with much appreciation. The climb of Bayou Born … Continue reading

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Tuesday Temptations

Greetings! Author Sandra Sookoo has a Tuesday blog: Tuesday Teaser and a Cocktail. I blogged there on 2/19 and I stole the headline of this post from her. If you missed me there, click on the link to the post … Continue reading

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