Friday, May 01, 2009

And Now For Something Completely Different...

Today's special: Spam, spam, and more spam!

In the news this week:

Author Jeremy Robinson explains how one should market: Marketing Tips For Authors

Win a free copy of Bonnie Grove's "Talking to the Dead": Fiction Matters

Pete Masterson explains why publishers should avoid mass market paperbacks: View From the Publishing Trenches

“The Bare Truth About Writers” - those who work in the nude! (Original link found at Jane’s Wild Ride ): Neatorama


Today is also my anniversary - 18 years!

This is us on our wedding day in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Yes, Spunky used to be a blonde!)




This is us today!
(Taken last year in Atlanta by author Darlene Wofford.)


And we shall celebrate with dinner and a movie - "X-Men Origins: Wolverine"
Aren't we romantic?
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And since everyone seemed to enjoy the New Bern, NC pictures earlier this week, let me wrap up this post with a couple more from Tryon Palace Historical Sites & Gardens!



13 comments:

  1. AnonymousMay 01, 2009

    BeeeahYOUteeful photos! Rather handsome couple, too. :) You two are aging gracefully together, love to see love survive and flourish - congrats on 18, Diane & DH, may you have many more.

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  2. Thanks for the links and for the mention. Happy Anniversary!

    Jane Kennedy Sutton
    http://janekennedysutton.blogspot.com/

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  3. Got a bang out of the naked writers story. I'm too cold-natured for that. Maybe I could write in a sauna. Of course, using a laptop should keep me warm.

    Congrats on the anniversary. Enjoy the movie.

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  4. Oooh, I like the bubbling water pic. Thanks for all the links, even the naked writers one!

    Helen
    http://straightfromhel.blogspot.com

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  5. AnonymousMay 01, 2009

    Congratulations, Diane! A night with Hugh Jackman is a pretty good way to spend an anniversary.

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  6. Thanks, everyone!

    And yes, love the Hugh Jackman!

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  7. Happy Anniversary, lovely pics.

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  8. Happy anniversary!! Cheers!

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  9. Happy anniversary, Diane! Thanks for sharing the photos.

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  10. I know I am the odd duck out on SPAM issues but I really don't want a machine censoring what I get in the mail. I'd rather just use the delete button and say "bye bye!" I don't want to miss something important or have anyone thinking I am ignoring them.

    On the other hand, I've been known to make my own errors on choosing what is SPAM and what isn't. (-:

    Best,
    Carolyn Howard-Johnson
    Tweeting at www.twitter.com/frugalbookpromo

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  11. Love the wedding and current pics. Thanks for sharing the other photos too. Fun post to read.

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  12. Fortunately, Carolyn, that 'spam' is the edible kind!

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  13. Diane,

    Happy anniversary. Your photos are great and I enjoyed looking at them.

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