Something Stole the Suet

Something Stole the Suet

Personal Log, Wildlife Notes
We have a bird feeder. I am enthusiastic about birds and all wildlife barring mosquitoes.  (I have no idea what purpose they serve other than spreading disease and making me uncomfortable.) Yesterday, I put a fresh block of suet out for the downy woodpeckers and red-bellied woodpeckers that visit.  As I type there is warbler on it! As I was making my coffee this morning, I looked out and saw a little, male downy pecking away at nothing.  The suet cage was open, and the block of suet was gone. A thief had come in the night and taken it!  Raccoons.  Definitely, raccoons.   I am happy to feed all the raccoons and squirrels and what have you, they need only fill out a request form in the lobby. In an effort to…
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The Other Barbara

The Other Barbara

Personal Log
From time to time, I have to fetch links from Amazon for my children's books.  I type "Barbara Ann Burgess" in the search bar, and I see my books as planned. But I also see the other Barbara Burgess who played Dr. Carol Portland in The Brain Machine.
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New Children’s Book, First Novella Draft Complete, Back to the Gym

New Children’s Book, First Novella Draft Complete, Back to the Gym

Personal Log
Long time, no type--on here anyway. I've been super productive lately.  Here's what been going on: New Children's Book Launched Today Fernando Learns About Sharing officially launched!  This is our (my and Duncan's) fourth Fernando the Cat book.  Each one gets better and better. Making children's books is way fun, and you should try it. All of our children's books are $10.99 until the 5th.  At which time, the prices will increase to $12.99.  Just a friendly heads up.  (wearemakingstories.com) SciFi Book to Come Last month, I dedicated all of my spare time to writing a soft sci-fi that I've wanted to write for a while.  I am happy to report that the first official draft is complete!  Yay! My plans are to let it rest for up to two weeks.  Part…
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