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I…don’t know what to say today. I know it’s been a while since I’ve been able to blog much. Houghton has been dragging me to various conferences and workshops and summits around the region, for one thing. For another, Gretchen Reynolds has been keeping me busy hunting for lost loved ones. We’re focusing on Luc, …

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So much has happened I don’t even know where to begin. It’s just too much, after everything that happened with Albright and Benny and all the others. Lacy is mending. Thank God. We came so close to losing her. And we never even suspected something more was going on. It all could have ended that …

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Ari, Jilly, and Lacy showed up tonight. Something was bothering them but none of them would tell me what it was. They ended up hanging out in Houghton’s music room. I’m not entirely certain why the man has a music room, considering he’s completely tone deaf, but… It makes a good hang out place with …

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There really isn’t much to say tonight. We’re all exhausted after everything that has happened in Value. I haven’t told you much about Value, but it’s just a little town that was once a thriving mining community that started to die off about fifty years ago when the mining boom was over. I guess Kyra …

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I scared him. Houghton found me curled up in my office at almost six tonight. I could tell by the look in his brown eyes that I had worried him. “I’m ok, Houghton. Just took a nap after last night.” “I’ve been texting you for fifteen minutes.” “Don’t you think it’s a bit ridiculous that …

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My father turns sixty today, and for a man of six decades I think he looks pretty good. I watched him laugh and talk with his friends and our family, but I saw the sadness. He misses my mother. I have no doubt about that. They loved each other so much. Carrie and Sebastian and …

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I’m beginning to think I’m spending far too much time in front of this screen lately. I’m making progress on Jude and Hughes’ story. (Check out the next few chapters here!), But I’m starting to stiffen up after too many hours at it. There’s always speech-to-text software, but to be honest, talking out my stories …

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