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A Day in the Life of an Author on Tour

GUESS what I have to talk about to a crowd of first-graders tomorrow?  What it's like to be an author on international tour! Which is going to give them such an unrealistic vision of the writing life, that I hope I don't send them chasing down...

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Matera the Magical and the Great Chocolate Party

You know, I could really wax on about this place.  I mean, it looks like this: Those are more caves across the river, but I'm standing on a hillside of houses built into caves, too. And remember, my photo abilities completely failed to capture this city with...

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Italy! Matera! and More! oh, my!

Where To Start with the Italy tour, which was FANTASTIC.  So many generous, friendly people who welcomed me and worked hard to make the tour a wonderful experience.  You'll be seeing a lot of them and of their beautiful country over the next few weeks,...

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