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Time

This poem is still under construction, but I’m stuck for a new blog topic! Bear with me, and behold the person who swore NEVER to put something “in progress” out there! TIME Time was, you couldn’t wait to hear my … Continue reading

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SCARE U: The Textbook

If you’re looking for a guide to lead you through the twists and turns of creepdom, you can’t find a better one than LeAnn Brian McCann’s book, “Halloween for Big Kids: A Haunt it Yourself Guide.” LeAnn has been scaring … Continue reading

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M’lady’s Champions and their Chargers

When’s the last time you attended a really good joust? Here in Florida, where the weather affords almost year-around comfort, outdoor festivals abound, and we have our fair share of Renaissance and Medieval festivals. These re-enactments happen in 29 states, … Continue reading

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UBC 4: Realizing Her Dreams (Mary Dimino #2)

Here’s the second article I wrote about comedian/actress/author Mary Dimino. It makes use of pieces from the first, so don’t think you’re experiencing deja vú! Realizing Her Dreams: Mary Dimino By Billie Noakes It’s a magic moment, that instant when … Continue reading

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UBC 3: Glorious Gracies and Mary Dimino

Here’s something a little different: a two-part blog about a television and stage personality, comedian Mary Dimino. I met Mary by phone in 2009, when I was working on a feature story about Media World, a speed networking event produced … Continue reading

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Toes Go In First

Three weeks since The BillieGram’s maiden voyage, and so far no fallout. Having leapt with wild abandon into Twitter, FaceBook, and LinkedIn, I’ve backed off a little and am now dipping my toes in to test the waters more sensibly. … Continue reading

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