Customer Service

Susan Current Affairs, Good Stuff, Thoughts on God

For most of my high school career, I worked at Dayton’s Department store, in the accessories department (hence, probably why I love hats, gloves, scarves, all those little essentials that make an outfit complete.  Stacy, you can call me anytime if you’re looking for assistance.) I loved working there, helping people find just the right gift or accessory. 

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Superbowl Sunday

Susan Current Affairs, Just for Fun

I was asked in the café yesterday if we were having our annual Superbowl party.  I was almost unable to speak, the Vikings’ loss still haunting me.  No, unfortunately, we didn’t because, well, that would have profoundly affected my football trash talk with my son (who rooted for the Saints, the little traitor).  And, I would have had to clean my house. 

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Susan Current Affairs, Good Stuff, Web/Tech

Recently a friend of mine turned in his Blackberry.  Just…went cold turkey – no more checking the email while standing in line for coffee, or updating his Facebook status while ordering lunch.  No more checking the news online to see if the world is still functioning…you know, all those little things that have taken over my life with the advent of my cool new phone,

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2009 RITA Finalists for Inspirational Romance

Susan Current Affairs

And the nominees are…

Deep in the Heart of Trouble by Deeanne Gist
Bethany House Publishers (ISBN: 1590529286)
David Long and Julie Klasseneditor, editors

Faking Grace by Tamara Leigh
Random House Publishing, WaterBrook Multnomah (ISBN: 978-1-59052-929-4)
Julee Schwarzburg, editor

Finding Stefanie by Susan May Warren
Tyndale House Publishers (ISBN: 1-4143-1019-6)
Karen Watson,

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Why I’m voting for McCain/Palin

Susan Current Affairs

So, I don’t love politics.  I get tired of the accusations, and especially people going back on their word.   What I want is to believe that my president and VP care about the things I care about. 


As an author, and a person who studies character so I can write about them on the page,

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