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About mgill0627

I've always been a story teller. This made for some interesting missing homework and late for curfew tales. But I've never had a head for the pedantic rules of grammar and spelling. This made for some interesting comma placement and spelling choices. About ten years ago I decided to figure out how to share my stories, in spite of my shortcomings. I'm lucky to have great colleagues who can help me with the fine details. My favorite class in school was American History. The Colonial Cat's series gives me a chance to write about the great history of the United States and cats!

The Afternoon Video – Two cats talking – And three kittens reacting to them.

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
First the original of two cats chatting.. I think they might have been discussing the fat their owner has switched over to skimmed milk instead of full fat and…

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10 Ways to Market Your Book – Ideas Infographic

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
If you haven’t tried these – TRY THESE 😀

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DESCENDANTS OF SALT AND KATIE: ATLANTIS

Today’s descendant is Atlantis. This gorgeous girl has the perfect name for the descendant of cats who crossed the Atlantic three times in 1609, 1615, and 1616. Katie was even born in the Atlantic Ocean onboard the Sea Venture. But … Continue reading

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What’s Hot! Puzzle Games for Kids

Working in a children’s  bookstore is a very illucidating side job for a children’t writer. I get to see what is in demand by children and parents alike. One thing that’s been in hot demand for a while now is … Continue reading

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Imagine learning about books without first seeing them… Intrigued?

Originally posted on ReadTuesday:
Image from ShutterStock MEET THE CHARACTERS It’s nearly impossible to discover a new book and learn about it without first seeing the cover. In the bookstore, this was a necessity. (Unless you put on a blindfold,…

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8.5 Types of BAD Social Media Etiquette TO AVOID Infographic…

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
A great infographic about Social Media Etiquette. Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog View original post

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#Authors – Especially #Indies – Please Note…

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
YOU are invited to take advantage of the following: Thanks to all my blog contributors, followers and visitors since The Story Reading Ape Blog began in April 2013 (just over…

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