DOGLAND featured

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  • November 22, 2015
  • by Jacki Skole

Thank you to Sheila Boneham for posting an interview about DOGLAND on Writers and Other Animals. You can read the interview here. Also, if you haven’t followed me on Facebook, please do. In addition to posting information about DOGLAND and all things dog, I’ll let you know about events where I’ll be speaking and/or promoting…

Dog Tales: Stories about dogs written by the children who love them

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  • November 20, 2015
  • by Jacki Skole

This is the seventh in a series of stories written by young people. Writing encourages children to explore their relationships with pets and works to strengthen the human-animal bond. After all, today’s youth are tomorrow’s pet owners. Stories have not been edited for spelling or grammar. Each story belongs wholly to its author. Title: Letter to Annie Author: Kathryn, age 9…

The Unintended Consequence of a Bathroom Renovation

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  • November 19, 2015
  • by Jacki Skole

My husband and I put off renovating our master bathroom for years. Not because it didn’t need a facelift, but because other rooms in our house needed one more. However, when Kevin could no longer jerry-rig the shower’s glass doors to keep water from pooling on the floor, time had come. Our master bath is…

Read today, Listen tomorrow

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  • November 4, 2015
  • by Jacki Skole

Sometimes you want to share your own good news. For me, that sometime is now. So here goes: Thank you to Sheila Boneham, the creator of Writers and Other Animals, a fantastic blog that features authors who write about… you guessed it! Animals. My post, Adopter Beware, is now on her site. You can read…

Upcoming Events

Hillsborough Public Library’s Local Author Day

  • 1:00-4:00
  • November 10

Raritan Valley Community College: So You Want to Write a Book?

Four authors. Panel discussion. Q&A session. Book sale.

  • TBA
  • November 13

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The House that Emily Built

It would be her word against Johnny’s*. Again. Still, Deborah* dialed 9-1-1. She feared what Johnny might do next. He’d already burst into their bedroom screaming. He’d already grabbed her by the feet and dragged her off the bed paying no mind to her right leg, still in a cast a month after what she…

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Coming soon: The House that Emily Built

October is Domestic Violence month. To raise awareness of this very important issue and of the powerful role pets play in the lives of many victims, I will be posting a story I began reporting a couple of years ago. It didn’t find the literary home I was hoping for, but I believe it’s too…

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