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The Alarmed Office

This sign is on the door to the office I work at:Every time I see it, I wonder what’s happened to make our office so nervous. LOL I think that we should put a photo of Edward Munch’s The Scream on the door instead. Or at least an emoji version:Or, for days that aren’t as alarming, […]

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February Issue of The KierDevil News Is Out!

The February edition of my KierDevils newsletter went out on Thursday, February 7th. It includes an update on what my characters are doing for Valentine’s Day. If you’re a subscriber and don’t see it in your Inbox, please check your Spam or Junk folder. For Gmail users, it might also be on your Promotions tab. Enjoy!

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A Berry Meltdown

Today’s lesson: Pay attention! I like to have a bowl of blackberries, blueberries, and raspberries with my breakfast. I buy frozen berries and thaw them in the microwave at 50% power. This morning, I forgot to adjust the power level. Here’s the result:I clearly need to pay extra attention to detail today to avoid making more mistakes! This […]

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Fiery Sunrise

I love it when mornings start in a blaze of glory! This photo was taken from an upstairs window last weekend. I’m too busy getting ready for work on a weekday to stop and take a picture, no matter how inspiring the view! 😉

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A Close Call for North Carolina

Over 60 years ago two United States hydrogen bombs fell by accident onto a field in North Carolina. The fact that they didn’t detonate, and that the work of the disposal team didn’t set them off, is absolutely amazing. After I got over my awe that everyone survived, my writer’s brain kicked in. I’d love to […]

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January Issue of The KierDevil News Is Out!

The first 2019 edition of my KierDevils newsletter went out on Thursday, January 3rd. In addition to the usual updates, it included a book series recommendation and another installment in my Funny Typos series. If you’re a subscriber and don’t see it in your Inbox, please check your Spam or Junk folder. For Gmail users, it might […]

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Happy New Year!

I’m in the process of evaluating 2018 and trying to figure out which, if any, planner system I want to try for 2019. I have to admit that I’m not very good at setting yearly goals down on paper. Even when I do so, I forget to check in and review the goals to keep […]

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmasand Happy Holidays!!One of the cool traditions in the towns around me is that people go out and decorate certain trees along the public walking paths. I alway smile when I spot the decorated trees, as it’s a sure sign the holidays are here. The below photos are of the same tree from this year […]

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