Author Archives: Sue Eller

About Sue Eller

Mystery and sci-fi author

Mission of Mercenary

The month of October has been designated OctPoWriMo, or October Poetry Writing Month. According to my friend and poet, Beth Camp, the idea is to write a poem every day for the month of October. I don’t know much about … Continue reading

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Huge correction needed!!!

I think I must have been half asleep when I typed my last post. The class I’m teaching at Frankie Doodles is NEXT WEEK, Wednesday, October 16th, beginning at 6 p.m. You may come as early as 5:00 for dinner … Continue reading

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Events this week in Spokane

It will be a busy week for me, but an exciting one as well. Wednesday evening I will be teaching a class on formatting your document in Microsoft Word. I’ve used Word for many years, in versions beginning with Word … Continue reading

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Guest Post by Elinor Young – July 31, 2019

Have you noticed that it was just a week ago that the crickets started chirping? The first time this summer. I love hearing their weather reports and was so glad the morning I heard they are finally back. So what … Continue reading

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Book Review – Beyond the Ocean’s Edge: A Stone Island Sea Story by D. Andrew McChesney

Author D. Andrew McChesney instantaneously transports the reader back in space and time to the deck of the Theadora, a British sailing ship about to do battle with the French. It is the year 1802, and hero Edward Pierce leads a boarding … Continue reading

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Homophonia

Word pairs (sometimes triplets) which sound the same but have different meanings and are spelled differently are most often called homophones. They wreak havoc with writers, editors, and proofreaders for two main reasons: spellcheck doesn’t recognize them as mistakes since … Continue reading

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Kindle ebook price changes

A note to all my followers: A new price for all of my ebook titles on Amazon — Return from Armageddon, Meadowlark Madness, Taming of the T-Bird, and the latest, Send in the Drones — will be $2.99 each beginning … Continue reading

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The Corn Dog Continuum

by Sue Eller Note: this story is based on a real life experience. However, reality became bogged down in a vat of grease and frittered itself away. Stuck in a crack in space-time, fate doomed me to slave in a … Continue reading

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Book Review – Drummer Loves Dancer by Fred Jessett

It is the 1950s in Seattle, Washington, a simpler and more innocent time. Lad MacAdam, a drummer in the Puget Sound Scots Pipe Band, is involved in an outdoor stage production of Brigadoon. He becomes involved romantically with one of … Continue reading

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Book Review – Waxing is Useless by M. J. Hudon

A nameless evil lurks in the side streets and back alleys of Spokane, Washington. Unseen, but felt by the more sensitive human residents and smelled by the Guardians of the mid-sized metropolis, it hunts the sweet taste of its next … Continue reading

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