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Who I am:
Women's Fiction: Myths, Dense Observations & Lies We've Been Told
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Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
A Breath Floats By - A Novel.

Skunk Medicine: There's A Skunk In the House! and Other Tail-Raising Stories
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Fiction, Memoir, Journalism, Blog Posts
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No longer.
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Internet reading other blogs.

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Derecho Morning or The Damn Dog

Posted on January 18, 2013 at 10:32am 0 Comments

My very own DERECHO STORM STRAIGHT LINE WINDS TORNADO STORY.  I could have subtitled this 'Damn Dog' or 'Breast Cancer Cell Feeding Frenzy' but I didn't.  The title is long enough.

Tornado storm like a hurricane came through yet again, no funnel sighted. Don't care, I know what takes out 200 trees by the roots in a one mile radius. I'm from the Midwest.  It was up there somewhere. I called it a…


Cure for Hiccups - regardless of age....

Posted on July 29, 2010 at 1:36pm 0 Comments

natural cures for hiccups Well, you could take this route for hiccups....

A woman went to the doctor's office where she was seen by the youngest doctor on staff. After a few minutes in the examination room, she ran down the hall screaming. An older doctor stopped her and settled her into another room as she told him her story. The older doctor marched down the hallway back to where the young doctor was writing on his…

It's About Time - Some Dad Humor

Posted on July 25, 2010 at 12:01pm 0 Comments

This dad humor short short is dedicated to my dad who passed over in June 2010.

The morning after Dad died, I woke up with this story written in my mind, the muse insisting that it just needed typed and I could go back to sleep. Right, huh? I wasn't moving. But when I tried to go back to sleep the story kept waking me, persistent with details and sentiments, memories and realizations. Until I realized I was hearing the eulogy for his funeral.

Eulogy aside, this story was… Continue

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At 2:44pm on July 29, 2010, Khaleedah Muhammad said…
Thanks Essa, I will be happy to send you the book via mail, sorry I don't have it on the type of application you suggested. Please email me the address to send it.Thanks for your support Khaleedah
At 7:33pm on July 27, 2010, Khaleedah Muhammad said…
I would like for you to consider reviewing my book on menopause, it is a great book that I wrote a few years ago and had been selling on Amazon, I am experiencing a lot of recent excitment re my book and would like for you to check it out. The book is called, 'Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child.' A Woman's Journey Through Menopause. I also plan to have a Blog.
At 8:11pm on July 25, 2010, Julie Jeffs said…
Hi Essa,
Welcome to the Bloggers Let’s Make it Work group! So glad you are here. Please visit the discussion New Members Visit Here First, tell us about your blog so we can list it on the members blog index.

I hope you will find, as I did, a great sense of community, loads of information and resources, and an incredible amount of talent.

Jump in on ongoing discussions or start one if there is an issue you would like to discuss.

Let me know if you have any questions.

Look forward to reading your posts.

Warm regards,
Julie Jeffs
Beginning a Life at 50
At 11:19am on July 25, 2010, Sarah Pinneo said…
Welcome to the fiction forum!

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At 8:09pm on May 1, 2010, Meg Waite Clayton said…
Welcome to She Writes, Essa. If you’re looking for a place to jump in here, do join us in the novelist group. Hope you'll enjoy the site!

Meg Waite Clayton
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