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I Dissolved My First Publishing Contract

When your first publishing contract goes sideways.

January 30th, 2016|Comments Off on I Dissolved My First Publishing Contract

Pas De Deux: A Memoir Excerpt

"Pas de Deux" is an excerpt from Maureen's memoir "Hurricanes, Handcuffs, Pepper Spray, and Scrambled Eggs" in TALES OF OUR LIVES: FORK IN THE ROAD, an anthology of award-winning, inspiring, women's true stories told from perspectives that illuminate our diverse lives.

January 8th, 2016|Comments Off on Pas De Deux: A Memoir Excerpt
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My 3 Words for 2016

When three words define 365 days.

December 29th, 2015|Comments Off on My 3 Words for 2016
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Jellyfish Haiku

Another haiku for your reading pleasure.

December 14th, 2015|Comments Off on Jellyfish Haiku
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I won another NaNoWriMo 50,000 word challenge!

December 1st, 2013|Comments Off on NaNoWriMo
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Halfway through NaNoWriMo.

November 14th, 2013|Comments Off on NaNoWriMo
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Musings and cravings.

April 5th, 2013|Comments Off on Update

Ten-week break

When you think you're writing about food, but you're really writing about courage.

January 3rd, 2013|Comments Off on Ten-week break
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Hi! Maureen here. Welcome to my blog. I am a writer, sustainable seafood advocate, cook, and lover of naps. These three blogs are where I share my love for words, food and how to protect our fisheries and oceans.

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