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Summer's here. The kids are out of school. And the manuscript you promised yourself you would finish still isn't finished...

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KEEP ON WRITING. AND KEEP ON SMILING!

My Love Affair with Audible

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Okay. I'll admit it: I've been a closet audio book fan for years. I haven't mentioned this because, as a writer of verse novels, I felt as though I should be embarrassed to admit that I love to both immerse myself in novels bound between covers and be flown through a story on the vocal wings of a talented narrator. Narrator Carol Boyd made revisiting this classic Josephine Tey mystery a wonderful new experience. Now, as summer approaches along with the prospect of hours on airplanes and even more hours driving, I have decided to come clean. Here are just a few of the reasons Audible has become a part of my book life: As a writer who spends a great deal of working time reading (and writing) on-paper manuscripts, it is great to have an alternative way to enjoy novels for pleasure. As the mother two dyslexics, Audible has given my kids a a simple way to enjoy many titles that might have been tough to muscle through in fine print. As a person who spends an unpleas
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