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Making a Small Fortune: Surviving publishing, parenting, and porphyria

This is my story. Once upon a time, at the start of the 21st century, I remarried, became a stepparent to three boys, and started a weekly newspaper–all at the same time.  This despite having never owned a business, worked on a newspaper, taken a journalism class, sold advertising, or been a parent. Almost overnight,

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The Master Mind

FINALIST – Best Thriller Book Awards “Is he losing his mind, or everything else?” When geeky Tom Lord tries to stop an attempted assault, he is in over his head. He’s getting beatdown until he is saved with ease by the near victim’s sister, Diana Wynne. Impressed by each other’s bravery and different skill sets,

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The Cost

The Cost, a business novel to help companies increase revenues and profits. The Cost is for those in the cost engineering field and everyone who is in a manufacturing business: engineers, buyers, sales reps, accountants, operations folks, and business consultants. The Cost is a story of a cost engineering consultant named Doug Benson who does

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