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Jan.24.2012
  Here’s a link to my latest podcast, “Land Mine Clearance Technology Rolls Along.” http://laurelannehill.libsyn.com/webpage/landmine-clearance-technology-rolls-along  In this thirteen-minute podcast, I share my experiences as I sought information about the “Mine Kafon,” a wind-powered...
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Jan.14.2012
The Contra Costa Times published my letter to the editor today.  The piece, "60 percent of zero is still zero" questions the clarity of a recent article (by journalist Stephen Ohlemacher) about the Romney tax plan.  Ohlemacher had needed to add a few more words to his article. If you have...
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Jan.05.2012
Okay, I did it.  Totally went over the top as 2011 drew to a close.  I ordered an amazing piece of functional art I couldn’t afford.  Oh, but I’m so glad I did.  In this era of iPhones and iPads — neither of which I own — the time had arrived to assert my passion for yesteryear...
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Dec.14.2011
What's my secret ingredient to add meaning to the holidays?  I find inspiration in ordinary events and share my thoughts with friends and family.  Below is my "Christmas Letter" for 2011, entitled "Strings for Thought."   Strings for Thought Christmas lights twinkled, sleigh bells...
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Oct.03.2011
I’ve now finished recording my award-winning novel, HEROES ARISE, chapter by chapter.  HEROES ARISE is a parable about breaking the cycle of vengeance, about reaching into our own personal darkness and finding the light of reason.  I’ve set HEROES ARISE in the world of Thard. ...
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Oct.03.2011
I’ve now finished recording my award-winning novel, HEROES ARISE, chapter by chapter.  HEROES ARISE is a parable about breaking the cycle of vengeance, about reaching into our own personal darkness and finding the light of reason.  I’ve set HEROES ARISE in the world of Thard. ...
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Sep.03.2011
Written by Laurel on September 4th, 2011 I’ve been recording my award-winning novel, HEROES ARISE, chapter by chapter.  HEROES ARISE is a parable about breaking the cycle of vengeance, about reaching into our own personal darkness and finding the light of reason.  I’ve set HEROES ARISE...
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Sep.02.2011
  Where were you on the morning of 9-11?  My daughter was in New York City and that day remains vivid in my mind.  And the photo of firefighters raising the Stars and Stripes at Ground Zero stays posted on my wall. Recently, the Lamorinda Patch interviewed my husband and me regarding...
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Aug.23.2011
Where did I go WICKED? Okay, I know what my website claims.  Laurel Anne Hill crafts stories with inspirational premises, right?  Worthiness is rewarded, right?  Yet many of my short stories these days lurk in shadows of the horror genre.  In fact, Horror Addicts (http://www....
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Aug.22.2011
Close to fifty science fiction/fantasy fans attended a lively and informative panel about land mine clearance (Are you as smart as a rat?) on August 17 at the 69th World Science Fiction Convention in Reno, Nevada.  I moderated. My co-panelists included Todd Brun, Howard...