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Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
""Hold the Hot Sauce!"  A new post from injaynesworld.  Come laugh at my misery. http://injaynesworld.blogspot.com/2014/02/injaynesworld-hold-hot-sauce.html"
Feb 12
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
"I've taken my show on the road!  Drop by and find out why "Funny is Pretty." http://www.funnyispretty.com/politically-incorrect-jayne-martin/"
Jan 30
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
"It's amazing how much crap we can accumulate, both inside and out.  http://injaynesworld.blogspot.com/2014/01/injaynesworld-we-dont-do-windows.html"
Jan 16
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
"Maybe more people should just start contributing more often, Lucille. "
Dec 5, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
Dec 5, 2013
Jayne Martin posted a status
"I thought I'd write a light Halloween tale, but it took surprising twist. http://ning.it/1aUUkeq"
Nov 3, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
"Daylight Savings Time is about to end, and that sucks.   http://injaynesworld.blogspot.com/2013/10/injaynesworld-we-are-plunged-into.html"
Oct 28, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Farm, Ranch & Rural'
Oct 1, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the blog post '[1st Books] Three Things I Learned from Alice McDermott'
"Thank you so much for sharing this, Meg. "
Sep 25, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
""Creepy Crawlers Come A' Callin'..." Just in time to kick off your Halloween season.  http://injaynesworld.blogspot.com/2013/09/injaynesworld-when-creepy-crawlers-come.html"
Sep 25, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Farm, Ranch & Rural'
"When a city girl goes country and makes peace with creepy crawlers... http://injaynesworld.blogspot.com/2013/09/injaynesworld-when-creepy-crawlers-come.html"
Sep 25, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
Sep 16, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
"When the world ends, it will be due to bad grammar.  http://injaynesworld.blogspot.com/2013/08/injaynesworld-there-are-grammar-goofs.html"
Aug 4, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Funny Women'
Jul 5, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the blog post '[1st Books] Marybeth Whalen: The Work of the Story'
"Thank you for this reminder.  All these things are exactly what I did when I was writing movies for television.  Now I need to apply them to my fiction writing, as well. "
Jun 19, 2013
Jayne Martin commented on the group 'Farm, Ranch & Rural'
""A Writer's Dilemma..."  The creative challenge of living quietly. http://injaynesworld.blogspot.com/2013/06/injaynesworld-its-writers-dilemma.html"
Jun 13, 2013

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Who I am:
Former writer of TV movies from the 80's through 2004. I started my blog, injaynesworld, in 2009 where I write on everything from politics to private parts, usually with humor.
Connect with me online! My site, blog, or Twitter handle are:
@Jayne_Martin
http://injaynesworld.blogspot.com/
http://www.suitableforgiving.com/
Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
Book: Suitable for Giving: A Collection of Wit with a Side of Wry
Contributor: 2010 Funny Not Slutty anthology
Many screenplays. Currently available for sale and on Netflix: "Big Spender" originally produced for Animal Planet.
My writing is:
Nonfiction, Memoir, Screenwriting
I'm part of these writers' groups or salons:
Funny Not Slutty; Tribal Blogs
My professional associations:
Writer's Guild of America
I found out about She Writes from:
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Posted on February 28, 2012 at 11:51am 5 Comments

A large red-tail hawk perched on a fencepost not a dozen feet away watches me with keen interest as I approach.   Stunned by the nearness of a creature I most often am able to only admire as it soars far overhead, I stop.  For the briefest of moments our eyes meet.  Then he spreads his wings and lifts…

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At 9:31am on July 14, 2012, Sandie lee said…

Thanks so much, Jayne.  I really appreciate it and thanks for the friend invite :)

Sandie

At 8:05am on March 4, 2012, Meg Waite Clayton said…

>all you have to offer here


Much as I'd like to take credit, it's actually Kamy Wicoff's offering. :-)

At 10:25am on March 3, 2012, Meg Waite Clayton said…

Waving a new-friendly hello, Jayne. Glad to connect here.

At 6:25am on March 3, 2012, Jill Starishevsky said…

Welcome to SheWrites.  Feel free to reach out if you need anything.

 

Jill Starishevsky

Prosecutor, Child Abuse/Sex Crimes

Author, My Body Belongs to Me - A Child Sexual Abuse Prevention book

The Poem Lady

New York Family Magazine February 2012

At 11:39pm on February 29, 2012, Jennifer Lauck said…

Hi and welcome to SheWrites! 

This is a terrific place network and connect. 

If you are writing memoir, please come to this site for 12 hours of free teaching.

This is my gift to writers because I know, for a fact, how hard it is to create our art.


Enjoy, Jennifer Lauck

Blackbird, Still Waters, Show Me the Way & Found

At 11:11pm on February 28, 2012, Lisa Wines said…

Just found this little enclave. Great to see you here!

At 3:36pm on February 28, 2012, Anna Lefler said…

That sounds great!  This is a lovely place for that.  Also, all I brought is a sixer, but I'm happy to share.  ;-)  Hope all is well with you...  :-)

At 3:21pm on February 28, 2012, Anna Lefler said…

Yo, sista!  *belly bump*

:-)  Anna

At 9:29am on February 28, 2012, Meg Waite Clayton said…

Jayne, Welcome to SheWrites. Love your cartoon on your blog. :-) Hope our paths will cross, in the screenwriting group or elsewhere. Hope you enjoy it here!

Meg Waite Clayton
Moderator, Publishing Industry News, and Novelist Group
Bestselling Author of The Four Ms. Bradwells, The Wednesday Sisters (a writing group novel), and The Language of Light

At 8:05am on February 28, 2012, Amber Medina West said…

Hello,

 

Welcome to She Writes!  We're excited to have you here.


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