Category Archives: Mary’s Posts

It’s Gotta Have Heart

My husband and I were having a discussion the other day about couples. We’ve gotten to the stage in our lives when we’ve rubbed a lot of the painful edges off each other–not quite to where we look alike but … Continue reading

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New Year, New Goals, New Point of View—Guest Roxy Mews

This is the time of year when I usually dust off my treadmill and try to remember that yoga pants are actually supposed to be used in a yoga class. I’ve started calling mine YouTube pants, because that’s what I … Continue reading

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A Pearl for Your Fantasy

You’ve won a million dollars! Ever wonder what you’d do? Would you buy a sexy negligee or a Maserati? Take an island cruise? Make a loan to a favorite relative? One of the questions authors are asked is, “Where do … Continue reading

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Hero–In or Out of the Shadows? + Ginormous Giveaway

Happy Monday! Thanks to everyone for commenting. I <3 you all–and to show it, I’m offering a free copy of Black Diamond Jinn through Smashwords. Just email me for a code. The winner of the Ginormous ebook pack is Donna … Continue reading

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5 Places to Travel to Feed Your Muse

Author, writer or reader, we all feel dry sometimes. Here are 5 places to find rejuvenation. London. There are 2 Alpha ++ cities in the entire world, according to Wikipedia. London and New York are both hubs in the global … Continue reading

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Everything Old is New Again — Guest Lori Handeland plus Double Giveaway!

I’m a huge fan of Lori’s books, so I was thrilled when she agreed to be my guest. Lori is a NYTimes/USA Today bestseller/Multiple RITA winner. I’m celebrating her visit today with a giveaway–any two of Lori’s ebooks to one … Continue reading

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Do You Candy Crush? — Favorites #6 eGames

Let’s get to know each other! In these first months as a Magical Musings blogger, I’m sharing my 10 favorite things and hope to hear about yours. I’m more pinball generation than video game, but I have to admit, there’s something … Continue reading

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Expanding the Love plus preview–plus Giveaway!

Thanks to everyone for reading, and your great comments! The winner of two ebooks from Lori Handeland’s stories is Charlene Fraley! Charlene, please email me at mary @ maryhughesbooks.com to claim your prize. This month’s Favorite Things has been pre-empted … Continue reading

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Just for Laughs—Favorites #7 Comics & Cartoons

Let’s get to know each other! In these first months as a Magical Musings blogger, I’m sharing my 10 favorite things and hope to hear about yours. I love humor across the board, but my favorite type is the concentrated form known … Continue reading

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My Favorite Things—#8 Food, Beer, Wine

Let’s get to know each other! In these first months as a Magical Musings blogger, I’m sharing my 10 favorite things and hope to hear about yours. One of my great delights in life is good food and drink. Or is … Continue reading

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