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About sharonholly

writer, reader, music-lover, glamorous facilitator of literacy... facebook.com/SharonHolly.Writer twitter.com/SharonH_Writes

Mistake

In response to The Daily Prompt: “Mistake”   

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Reaching for Light

“Write a post in response to today’s one-word prompt”: REACH I’m once again using the one-word prompt to share a scene from my work-in-progress, Last Leaf Falls. Let me tell you…you don’t realize how often a word is used until you … Continue reading

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My Spirit Animal is Cool

The Power to See in the Dark I may have declared Abed as my “spirit animal” on more than one occasion. And while that may still hold true, I found this nifty quiz to tell me what my actual Spirit … Continue reading

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This is my Fight scene ♫ ♫

“Write a post in response to today’s one-word prompt”: FIGHT I don’t always make good use of all the daily prompts available out there on the interwebs. But I came across this one and thought I’d use it to share … Continue reading

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Growing Readers from the Roots

Reading Roots  – A Barefoot Business by Sharon As a literacy advocate I was interested in the company Barefoot Books, (an indie children’s book publisher that started in the UK). The more I read about it, the more excited I got, … Continue reading

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For the Love of Soundtracks

“And when he shall die, take him, and cut him out in little stars, and he shall make the face of heaven so fine, that all the world will fall in love with night, and pay no worship to the … Continue reading

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Spring’s Practical Joke Not So Practical.

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Spring. You had us there for a minute. Sigh. ? *Brilliant meme found via partial memory and Google Image search.

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Facebook Page for My Writer-Self I obsessed over whether or not to start a “writer page” on Facebook for my writer-self. I know you’ve all been waiting for it, and by “all” I’m referring to you Mom, (just kidding, my … Continue reading

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Frankenstein: Prodigal Son, Book Review

  “People who were perfectly sane on Tuesday sometimes go nuts on Wednesday.”  – Dean Koontz, Prodigal Son   Well, thanks to coming down with a brutal cold the other day, and thanks to my dumb thinking that, hey, this would … Continue reading

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Shadowhunters Verdict: Nope

I recently watched the first two episodes of the new series, Shadowhunters on Netflix. Shadowhunters is based on the Mortal Instruments book series by Cassandra Clare. After the failure of the movie “City of Bones” (first attempt at adapting the … Continue reading

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