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“Write Your Own Story”

New at Zazzle – “Write Your Own Story” inspirational spiral notebook
© Les Becker, 2018
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Les Becker Online has a New Redbubble® Outlet!!

Check out my Redbubble profile and see the coolest products featuring my photography: spiral notebooks, hardcover journals, mugs, shirts, skirts and throw pillows!

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“Creepy Tree” Postcard at Zazzle…

"Creepy Tree" Postcard - photo © Les Becker, 2012
"Creepy Tree" Postcard – photo © Les Becker, 2012
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New products are going up at the Zazzle store! Check them out (write your Gramma!)

"Pink Fantasy" Postcard - photo © Les Becker, 2008
"Pink Fantasy" Postcard – photo © Les Becker, 2008
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Craft Supplies Available Soon!

Craft supplies will be going on sale here soon! Pine and Spruce cones, feathers and natural wreath forms will be available to begin with… stay tuned!

Spruce Cones
Spruce Cones
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The Farm in Winter…

New blank greeting card available at the Zazzle® store!
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Narnia at the Farm

Everybody look for the Lion…

 
I’m sleeping with the dogs at the farm for the next 10 nights, and keeping the home fires burning for my brother. He has run away to Hawaii, the shit.

After swearing at the coffee maker that I couldn’t get to “coffee” (again – this happened to me this past summer when I “farm-sat”, and this time, Aubrey showed me step-by-step what to do – nothin’. His coffee maker will not make me a single cup of coffee.), and swearing at the wood-pile that didn’t want to give up a few sticks of wood to get the fire going in the the airtight stove (at least I won that battle), I took the dogs out into a Winter Wonderland.

Kaylee was stunned, ecstatic, and overjoyed with the amount of snow at the farm. She plowed non-stop through snow up to her neck in places. Bert and Ernie caught a bit of her joy bug and romped around with her, when normally, they usually all kind of cut away in different directions during morning runs.

Aubrey also showed me how to get Netflix up and running on his bedroom TV yesterday, you know, so I could take my new “No Netflix” lifestyle and just pitch it out a window and get all addicted again on Night 1. “You don’t even need to sign in!” he exclaimed. “See? Just turn it on!”

“Sign in to your account.” Is actually what comes up on that screen when I turn it on.

Thanks, Aub. Either your instructions suck, or I have become Tech Stupid (and that’s very possible).

I did get this glorious photo, though – which is now a Christmas Card at Les Becker Designs (you should buy one to send to your Gramma).

And I got the fire going, Former Girl Guide that I am! The farmhouse had better still be standing when I get back out there tonight.

[signoff]

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A New Crochet Project…

So I’m making a pile of these things…

I’m starting a new afghan. This one pattern is called the Marigold Star Throw and it’s going to be lovely once finished – which of course brings me to the problem of having already run out of the dark navy yarn that makes up the majority of the blocks. I’ve also hit up against my December Money Challenge, which is to NOT spend any “unnecessary” money, so I shall have to put this project on a back burner (along with about 47 other projects) or (GASP…*) redefine the term “unnecessary” as it relates to getting this project finished, and up for sale on The Les Becker Design Site.

Hmmmm…. I may have to go with (GASP…*) on this one.

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The Restaurant, the Romance & the Speakeasy Cover Art

The Restaurant, the Romance & the SpeakeasyPart 2 of The Ruby Chronicles© 2016 Les Becker
The Restaurant, the Romance & the Speakeasy
Part 2 of The Ruby Chronicles
© 2016 Les Becker

Not sure if this will be the final cover or not, but I like it. It “feels” the same as the cover for The Waitress. It fits.

Random Song-for-the-Day: “Stressed Out” – twenty one pilots

[signoff]

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My Moon and Star

“Same Sky Above Us…”

The sky tonight was lonesome looking… had to get a picture.

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And the Winner is….

I just realized that I failed to announce the winner of an autographed copy of “The Waitress, the Whiskey & the Handcuffs”, recently published in paperback.

I feel pretty foolish…

The winner was Bri Calkins who entered through Facebook – and I announced it on both Facebook and Twitter… but not here.

I’m so sorry folks – Bri’s book is on the way to her, and I hope she enjoys reading it as much as I enjoyed writing it.