Maria Hammarblad

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Born in Sweden in the early 1970's, Maria showed a large interest for books early in her life. Even before she was able to read or write, she made her mom staple papers together that she drew suns in, and proudly declared them to be the "Sun Book." They were all about the sun. This fascination with books and writing lasted through her teens, but as an adult, her career veered off towards desktop publishing and technical literature.

Even on this winding road through very different employers, she managed to always incorporate writing in her work, making a living by making user manuals and documentations for computer systems. Not until the year 2000 did she find what would be her professional home at SSAB Swedish Steel, where she worked with lo
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This week has been a rollercoaster. In the "good" column we have things like the excavator coming to help at "Project Cottage" and in the "less good" column, things like me falling through the floor in the same cottage. Haha!

On Friday last week, I discovered my cat Adam had a problem with an eye. It was too late in the evening to call the vet - all the clinics in my area had already closed - s

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Kidnapped

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Operation Earth

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Description: A short story inspired by a story on the news a few months ago. It's not a nice story, so it might upset some readers...
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M.P. Sharma Hi Maria! Thanks for the add :)


Poet Gentleness Thanks for the friend invite, Maria! :)


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Mary McCoy-Dressel Hi, Maria,

Thank you for the friendship.

Mary~


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Rick Barnett Bridging years and miles....

Thank you for your friendship, Maria!

Rick


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