The Recession has afforded all of us the unique opportunity of improving our vocabularies: sequestration, one per center, and my newest favorite, schadenfreude, which is literally the pleasure derived from the misfortune of others. I never would have considered myself guilty of such a folly; my thoughts tend to be Pollyanna-like when it comes to my well-being and others'. But after watching this film, I seemed to relish in the fact that sometimes "what goes around comes around." In a fabulous......more
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Many of us dream of someday publishing our own book.Â Mulling over titles, contemplating cover art, and thinking of ways to spend the profits -- I enjoy indulging those kind of daydreams.Â But when it comes to the nitty, gritty business of writing, editing, and then actually publishing -- that seems very daunting. When confronted with a big goal, I find it helps to talk with people who have already conquered it.Â Fortunately, Cecil County has a number of wonderful local authors and they ar...
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