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Kirkpatrick brings us a story of one woman's restoration from personal grief to the meaning of community."

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Jane Kirkpatrick I don't have writer's block. It's a luxury really. The deadline is the best inspiration ever. If you set a deadline for yourself as a writer, it helps…moreI don't have writer's block. It's a luxury really. The deadline is the best inspiration ever. If you set a deadline for yourself as a writer, it helps move your forward; as I have publisher's setting a deadline, I know others are counting on me so I just show up and write. Some days are better than others but I know I'll be going back to edit later. I just need to get the story down. (less)
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When I was far from home and a freshman at the University of Wisconsin, my friend Ann's mom would invite me to Sunday dinner every week. They lived in Madison -- a big city for someone who'd graduated with a class of 84 kids. My freshman class was 7,000. Anyway, she'd prepare roast beef, cooked to perfection vegetables and always some sweet and comfy-food dessert. Leftovers were a given. She ma... Read more of this blog post »
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“Don’t deny the dreams. They’re a gift given to make your life full. Accept them. Reach for them. We are not here just to endure hard times until we die. We are here to live, to serve, to trust, and to create out of our longings.”
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message 3: by Janet

Janet Riehl Jane, your books are marvelous. I'm glad you included them here. You are so prolific always...even in the face of personal difficulties.

Janet Riehl


message 2: by Jane

Jane Kirkpatrick I'll visit, Donald. I'm on a writing deadline so I know you know how that is! Jane


Donald James Parker Hi Jane,
Thanks for the friend request. I'd be honored if you'd check out my work at My WebsiteYou can download any or all of my ebooks for free.
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