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Contents copyright 2022 by Valerie Harms

My current project

I write about my obsessions 

Myth, 

theories of psychological growth 

animals

relationships , easy and difficult

children young and old 

poetry for young and old 

dreams 

so-called disabilities

Pop culture

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Annie Ernaux

I have loved Annie Ernaux' books. Am thrilled she was recognized.

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Elvis' death the 16th

Elvis died on the 16th. Tne new movie about his relationship with "colonel" Tom Parker is terrific. I met Elvis when I was 15, he 19, just beginning to get started. He was very friendly until he became superfamous. Then he was out of reach. I still love him and his music. That's me next to him.
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deaths

E.O. Wilson was my hero as a naturalist and conservationist. He was the gentlest of people. Anita Greene was my Jungian analyst for years at different times of my life. I miss both terribly already.

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Favorite TV crime series

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latest book by a client

This is a witty and amusing and heartfelt documentary of a long life. I recommend it.
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my new novel, Blood & Water

 

Blood & Water -- a novel

I have embarked on an experiment: publishing this novel with themes I care about deeply via an almost-free ebook self-publishing service. The book is available on all online places, including libraries. If you like the book or are interested in this company, contact me for a guide to self-publishing your own book online.

The world of ebook self-publishing has expanded. This service -- Draft2Digital seems the best so far to me.

 

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New methods of self-publishing

Let me help you discover the best way to produce your works. The options have improved.

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nature diaries by women (partial list)

Fishing Diary by Muriel Foster

The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady

Love Among the Butterlies by Margaret Fountaine,

Notes from a Natualist's Diary, Clarie Walker Leslie

Tracks, Roybyn Davidson

Home at Grasmere, Dorothy Wordsworth

Frist Spring, Phylllis Meras

Rural Hours, Susan Fenimore Cooper

The Flowrer and the Nettle, Anne Morrow Lindbrgh

Plant Dreaming Deep, May Sarton

Earthly Paradise, Colette

Pigrim. at Tinker Creak, Annie Dillard

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Comprehensive book publishing

These days I am helping a client produce an ebook and print book,plus cover and distribution. A complicated proces but worth it in content and contribution.

 

I edited her novel back in the '80s so it is extra special to have another work of hers.

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