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Weekend RoundUp: A Week to be Seen and Heard! A Sea of Orange Shirts that We Must See and Embrace, Sons Day, Some Art, and My First Ever Video.

This last week flew by fast! I've recovered now from the Wine Country Writers' Festival WCWF, and am ready to tackle the rest of the year, but I need your help. Over this last week, the blogs were still published, I just want to know whether you watched my video or not? Do you know… Continue reading Weekend RoundUp: A Week to be Seen and Heard! A Sea of Orange Shirts that We Must See and Embrace, Sons Day, Some Art, and My First Ever Video.

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Welcome to My Twisted Writer Brain

Hi. Thanks for stopping by. My name is Faye Arcand and I'm a writer with a twisted--weird--brain. It keeps me on my toes because it never stops looking for a story, an angle, or a character.  For years I thought everyone thought like that but when I actually dived into the writer world I realized… Continue reading Welcome to My Twisted Writer Brain

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WWW Wednesday #26 We Go From Ice, To Melt, To Wildfires. Extremes Are Now the Norm.

This is neither whimsical, weird, or wonderful but it's something that makes me wonder. With the extremes we're now experiencing, you can't help but sit up and take notice. All the following pictures were taken by me and show the reality of our extremes. The three top pictures were taken in August 2020 and show… Continue reading WWW Wednesday #26 We Go From Ice, To Melt, To Wildfires. Extremes Are Now the Norm.

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How To Write A Great Newsletter and Why You Need One.

Make your newsletter reflect your personality. You're not writing a script or poem, you're writing a letter. It should read as a casual conversation between you and a friend. Think of it as sitting and sharing a cup of coffee with someone and you're telling them about your life for the last month or so.

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Ten Ways of NonVerbal Communication. Are You Reading the Signals Right?

In today's post I'll show you how nonverbal communications affect you and your life, but are really are often misinterpretations. The definition of nonverbal behavior is: Nonverbal communication (NVC) is the transmission of messages or signals through a nonverbal platform such as eye contact, facial expression, gestures, posture, and body language.Wikipedia I'm going to take it… Continue reading Ten Ways of NonVerbal Communication. Are You Reading the Signals Right?